Women Contribute to war bonds

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in inducted the at Army service boys be after are war cars the the presiding. Rotary CREDIT WOMEN WITH $339,401 IN BOND SALES The Women's division of the Adams County War Finance committee sold $339,401.45 worth of war bonds during the Fourth War drive with one district unreported and incomplete returns from an- Gt,A*cr. .ten OA. t.l\c t»vCiVc Cii^t.r*c-3 submitted complete final reports. The bond sales were revealed the report of Mrs. Henry T. chairman, to Edmund W. Thomas, county chairman. Mrs. Bream's report is divided three sections, the sale of bonds the booths, sales made at schools and sales made in the rural Gettysburg 1 Sales Sales at the booths at the Gettysburg, the Moose lodge and Murphy's store totaled $108.101.75. including a $50,000 sale to the Metropolitan Edison company. A total of $18.407.50 in sales were reported at the booth in the First National bank of Gettysburg and $7,762 in sales at the Majestic theatre. Gettysburg high school pupils purchased $19,231.25 worth of bonds, $14.824.15 at the Gettysburg grade and parochial schools and $1,218.75 by Aviation students at the 55th College Training Detachment. Total sales in Gettysburg were $179,545.40. In the rural areas ten districts reported total sales and one district reported incomplete sales as follows: Littlestown, $41,892.75, including $25.000 sale at the Littlestown Canning company; East Berlin, $22.813,.75; York Springs, $21,549.80; Biglerville. $17,643.75; New Oxford, $15.417.75; McSherrystown (incomplete), $13,975; Bendersville, $6,968.25; Fairfield, $6,426.25; Cashtown, $5,350; Orrtanna, $4,436.50; Arendtsville, .$3,381.25. Abbottstown has not completed its final tabulation. Total county sales, $159,856.05. Women Volunteers --"I-amTriore~tharr-pleasedrwithrthe results of the efforts of the division," Mrs. Bream, said. "It is gratifying to know that so many women participated in the drive. They have done a marvelous I cannot compliment them too highly." Assisting Mrs. Bream in the campaign, were: · - Mrs.- Guile W. Lefever, co-chairman; Mrs. Frank Kramer, Gettysburg chairman: Mrs. Ralph D. Wickerham, Gettysburg co-chairman; Mrs. Delta Hoke. Abbottstown; Mrs. Eva Rexroth, Arendtsville; O. C. Coble, Bendersville; Mrs. Blaine Walter, Biglerville; Mrs. Bream, Cashtown; Miss Helen McCleaf, Fairfield; Miss Evelyn Altoff, Littlestown; Mrs. Eugene Elgin, Berlin; Mrs. Georgiana Fink, New Oxford; Miss Marion Biggs. Orrtanna; Miss Irene Miller, McSherrystown: Mrs. Steele Stuchell, Springs. Gettysburg schools, Mrs. A. Harrison Barr and Miss Louise booths, Mrs. Charles Lawver, Mrs. Paul Thomas and Mrs. Spurgeon Messner; Blue Star Brigade, Mrs. Spurgeon Messner. County schools, Miss Marion

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  1. The Gettysburg Times,
  2. 14 Mar 1944, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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