1941 Galena Days, Dale Johnston in photo

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•alt Sail Lake ,Cky, Ulah, Saturday T/iej Promise Rip-Roaring Celebration Whiskers and a queen in pantaloons? That means Bingham's rip-roaring Galena Days celebration is in the offing. Announcing the event, set for September 19 and 20, arc, left to right, Lcland G. Burress, Queen Lorraine Caulfield, Dale Johnston and Mike Tomas. Radio Program Salutes Bingham, Galena Days Radio tribute to Utah's colorful mining camp—Bingham—• and its Galena Days celebration September 19 and 20, was paid Friday night in a broadcast over station K S L, The tribute to'Bingham was' ~~~~ part of the final of 16 weekly 'Americana" narrative-dramatization narrative-dramatization programs presented by the Salt Lake Tribune and Telegram in cooperation with K S L and the Salt Lake chamber of commerce. High privileges and the broad freedom of Americans were emphasized emphasized on the Americana broadcast broadcast by the vivid, dramatic portrayal portrayal of the lives of foreign-born immigrants who achieved notable success through the American way of life. Nearly 80 years ago valuable ore was discovered- in Bingham canyon and since that time the mountainous canyon has become a point of intense mining activity. 'Dale Johnston, chairman of the Galena days celebration, told' of the early history of Bingham, recalling recalling the parts played by Sanford Sanford and Thomas Bingham, early L D S stockmen, who grazed cattle in the area; Colonel Enos O. Wall of Fort Douglas, who sent men to prospect the region; Robert Campbell Gemmell, another pioneer pioneer mining figure, and Colonel D. C. Jackling, who developed (Continued on PjifiC Thirty) District P-T A Sets Study of New Conditions Regional Sessions Open at Lincoln High School Today New duties and new aims resulting resulting from the swift changing world picture will be placed before more than 300 parents and teach, ers at district No. 3 regional conference, conference, Utah Congress of Parents and Teachers, Saturday at Lincoln high school, 1241 South State street. Members from Salt Lake City, Murray, Jordan, Granite, Tooele and Park City districts will attend the session, opening at 10 a. m

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  1. The Salt Lake Tribune,
  2. 06 Sep 1941, Sat,
  3. Page 9

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