1952

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1952 - j Members of the Brimley VFW! VFW Drills New...
j Members of the Brimley VFW! VFW Drills New Water — — - I Post are busily engaged these days rounding up contributions to their White Elephant sale which will be held in the near future. First per- i son to respond to the veteran's re-. i uest for donation? to their saie was ! E. J. Im<*on of Sault Ste. Marie. ! who contributed several items of i great value. ! j Purpose of the sa!e is to reduce [ a debt incurred by the post when I they employed a local firm, Mayer end Savoie of Dafter, to drill for Since the Brimley Vets obtained i the old CCC building five years ago, i they have made numerous improve- i ments, installation of a furnace be- ] ing one of the greater ones. How- | ever, lack of water was always a problem; now, with a jlentiful sup- water, -which they plan to pipe into their Post hall. After drilling approximately approximately 418 feet into the ground, the search for water was daclared successful when the well-1 drillere hit a flow. Future plans include installation of necessary plumbing in the VFW Hall, and further improvement of the building. building. ply ofwater assured, VFW members are enthusiastically going ahead with' plans for the future. The White Elephant sale is just one of | aseries of projects planned to pay ! off their debt. Anyone wishing to make donations donations to the sale may call the Brirn- ! ley telephone operator.

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  1. The Evening News,
  2. 21 Aug 1952, Thu,
  3. Page 13

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