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Catalog Number 2006.079.010.001-.015
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Scope & Content 14 newspaper articles from the early 1960s are mostly about Rotary activities. Rotary met with city and state officials to create the roadside park on Spur 20 welcoming visitors to our "All-America-City". They also helped install a well and power to the Girl Scout camp Timber Trails on the west side of Lake Cranberry (Little Cranberry). There are also articles about the Rotary District 504 institute meeting at Skyline and a Rotary program to supply magazines and books to foreign tankers docking at the refineries. One thank you letter from a visiting Rotarian is also included.
.001 - dedication of All-America City sign - June 28, 1962
.002 - installation of electricity to Timber Trails (Girl Scouts)
camp on Lake Cranberry - June 27, 1962
.003 - District Rotary Institute at Skyline - October 1961
.004 - visit of District Governor to local Rotary
.005 - approval of Rotary projects (Timber Trails electricity and
welcome sign) by Anacortes city council
.006 - installation of local Rotary officers by visiting Warren
.007 - resignation of Art Carlson from Planning Commission
June 6, 1961
.008 - installation of All-America City sign - June 1962
.009 - planning for All-America City park - April 6, 1962
.010 - editorial commending Rotary for 1962 projects
.011 - Rotary places reading material on foreign tankers
.012 - State approval for All-America sign and park, 4/23/1962
.013 - Rotary District Institute at Skyline - October 1962
.014 - Rotary District President discusses Rotary work
.015 - thank you letter from a Rotarian visiting from El Centro,

Title Newspaper articles about Rotary activities
Caption All America Sign dedication
Search Terms news articles
All-America City
Girl Scouts
Subjects Communication
Organization - Fraternal
Place - Anacortes, WA