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Catalog Number 2010.025.007
Caption Jaycee's Cancer Benefit skating party
Description Cancer Society Benefit Skating party sponsored by Anacortes Junior C. of C. Sunday April 28, 1946, 7PM, held at the Anacortes Community Building.

Newspaper article "Everyone from Mayor Joe Hagan, who gave away gifts during the evening, on down was present at the big Skagit [Skating] Party given recently at the Community Building as a benefit for the Cancer Drive sponsored locally by the Junior Chamber of Commerce. Pictured above are various scenes taken at the height of the party. All funds raised from the Skating Event went into the local Cancer Fund which will be turned over to the proper authorities at the conclusion of the drive the 15th of this month. Incidentally Mayor Hagan turned out to be a darn good auctioneer. -- Picture by George Bower" Note: other photos mentioned in this article are 2010.025.002, 007, 010 and 011. photos not in this news spread are also under 2010.025.002 - .011.

Other newspaper articles on this Benefit can be found in the scrapbook, 2010.025.001

Photograph from the Jaycee's scrapbook #2010.025.001
Date 1946 April 28
Photographer BOWER, George W.
Subjects Organization - Fraternal
People
Event
Recreation
Credit line Donated by Lewis Jones, 2010
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms Jaycees
Junior Chamber of Commerce
1946
Cancer Society Benefit
skating
roller skating
Community Building
City Hall
Municipal building
recreation
Object Name Print, Photographic