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19210726_2 - At the same time carpenters began the erection...
At the same time carpenters began the erection of a high board fence, such as usually surrounds street operations.. operations.. The fence will shut off the gaze as well as the intrusion of hun dreds who watched, the beginning of the operation yesterday. It will aleo serve to warn traffic of the dan ger before they are close to the place. MAYOR HAS AN AWAKENING, The traffic i conditions there will cause considerable trouble for the next month or two. Mayor Stauffer suddenly learned that traffic condi tlons would have to be changed this morning. He was in a flutter then, ana sent Lieut. McKinney and Ser geant Lloyd out to investigate. Later on a telephone conference with Supt. Costello, of the traction company it was decided that a new safety zone should be established in front of the Mansion House at 6th and Penn streets, and that east - bound cars would stop there while the op, eration is on. The mayor promised that east - bound cars would be given preference by the traffic officer at the semaphores, so that autos east - bcund could use the car tracks, too,

Clipped from Reading Times26 Jul 1921, TuePage 7

Reading Times (Reading, Pennsylvania)26 Jul 1921, TuePage 7
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