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FLAG KIT AVAILABLE -- Councilman .Tames i Gorman and Al Saunders, commander of .Van Nuys can Legion Post 193 show first page or' two-page kit are now distrihufinjr. It includes photo of 50-stnr Flag color, Pledge -of Allegiance and history of the -Flag as written by Coiuuan. These are available without charge at councilman's office and at t!)e A'an Nuys -Legion clubhouse, 14541 Sylvan St. Councilman Corman, Legion Post 193 Offering Flag Kit Councilman James C. Corman and Van Nuys American Legion Post 193 today began free distribution of a two- page printed kit showing the new. 50-star .American. Flag, Pledge of Allegiance and including the history of the Flag. ! ' Â· ' - , Inauguration of the Valley Community' -.Sing, a ..regular, weekly meeting program to be held in Van Nuys, has beert announced-,- by -Lloyd A. Ston|i : "cobrdinatr of. the Los 'Angeles Bureau" ; . ql; -Music, Dept. Â· of niunicipM-art. ' Beginning n e x t Monday and "cpritinuihg -.every. Monday the Valley ! meeiin er^a^Sgv p_.m. 14030 Wedclingt0rriSf4 : .Vaii ."Nuys. , Variet^SJ](o ivi Held . ' The -'V a'l 1 e!j- ; Community Ring'.; is ; designed'- as 'Â·'whole- family" ; 'recreational entertainment. .;Â·'"Â·' 'Â·";'.Â·' .",''. ' '. Â· Opening each Monday with a 45-miiiute session of song, it will close with a half-hour variety-type show presented by semi-professional and top amateur entertainers. John Mitchum of 6536 Varna 'Ave.; Van. Nuys, motion picture and television actor, has been named leader of the new sing, which l a t e r will form its own self-administering committee from Valley residents attending the sessions. Top Entertainers Set George M i 1 a n, supervisor and program director of community sings, said there is no admission or membership charge and invited all Valley area residents to attend the sing sessions. Variety entertainment to be featured on Monday's initial program will be tap and ballet dancer Donna Marie Davis; accordion champions Linda and Starr Gallo, ages 9 and 17, 11020 Emelita St., North Hollywood, who hold the .The page with the Flag is in color and both pages are parchment, suitable for framing. Returns.to 13 Stripes .. The Flags 'histoiy, written by the Councilman, tells trie origin To'f the red, white and blue colors, the meaning Â· of the stars and stripes and gives the dates on which each state of 'the Union- was .ad mitted into the U.S., adding another star.' . At one" time, -the history notes, the Flag had 15 stripes and 15 stars. However, it was returned to 13 stripes, for -the 13 ..original colonies, to pre VentX.it.-from Â· becoming un wieidy"'-as'".new states joined The kits' are now available at the Councilman's office in the City "Sail and. at the Le gion clubhouse, 14541 Sylvan St.. !;-\ : - f '*Â¥May- Send I/etters They may be obtained by individuals and .also by other civic organizations desiring, to cooperate, in distribution. v-Eegsoris desiring to write jfo'-CpOTan^gqgja address their - Â» Â« * ^ ,-,_--_,, ... JjQjgg Angeles 12. Will BE HELD BY CHURCH, TEMPLE St. Paul's Methodist .Church of Encino and Temple. Judea will combine, efforts, to. prej- sent-a political forum of candidates for . Congressman in the 22nd Congressional District and Assemblyman . for the 64th Assembly District. The forum will be " ; held Monday atfS p.m. in St. Paul's Methodist -Church, 5259- Newcastle Aye;' Entrance is at Lindley Ave. and Ventura Blvd; Scheduled to appear on-the same platform are Republicans Lemoine Blanchard and, Lou C u s a n o v Democrats James Corman and Gale Kernahan. Â· The forum will be moderated by Charles Cappleman, member, of St. Paul's Methodist Church. . ' . " ' This meeting is' sponsored by the St.. Paul's -Methodist Commission on. Christian So northern and western states'ciai Concerns and the Sister- accordion championships, andjhood of Temple Judea. It soprano Anne Dubin, UCLA|opcn to-the public. An oppor-: music coed, who recently wonitunity for questions will the bureau of music's SloOOIgiven. artists of the future youth) Further information may be voice contest. 1 obtained at Dickens 5-1421.