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critisism from press - PEOPLE WILL BE HEARD TTTARREN H. MANNING, who...
PEOPLE WILL BE HEARD TTTARREN H. MANNING, who yy has been the landscape ad ibci ui xxarrisuurg ior sev eral years, made some recommenda tions on his visit last week which are not in accord with nubile senti ment First, he chansred his mind over nignt alter months of studv r garding the permanent bathhouses at Island Park and next suerireateri the utilization of the elms planted by private property owners several years ago on the eastern side of ' Front street between Harris and Division as memorials for the sol dlera, having previously advised the Department of Parks that the sum mlt In Reservoir Park where the jrrove of memorial trees was to be planted was not suitable, These sudden reversals on under takings of general interest to the pie have not Impressed the mu aucipai autnonnea, - Dut nave unfortunately unfortunately caused some question as t tbe judgment of tho landscape architect. ''While the private property own era on the east side of Front street vonld probably not object to the use of their trees as memorials, they will nevertheless wonder why the eKy ahould fail utterly to carry out tba splendid thought of a memorial gTova in honor of those who served tbttir country and made the supreme sacrifice The whole thing suggests . cheap way of sidestepping the rtginal conception of an impressive impressive tree memorial and Is more or las characteristic of other transac - tkaaa of the Department of Parks. Cm Sddling over the Doaato atato - cry being; on oatataodiag zample. Uayor Hoverter and his col - i the City Council are from these two propositions. nay win andoabtedly lnaist oa a m from Park Comjnissioaar That Vr Manning anexpect - CT left the ctty before the confer - c j or dar.hl floating bathhouse propo - cwancOanea called to roa -

Clipped from Harrisburg Telegraph10 May 1920, MonPage 8

Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)10 May 1920, MonPage 8
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