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Boothbay Harbor - General - 7 :tO Hubbard. The Boothbay Harbor Bible Case...
7 :tO Hubbard. The Boothbay Harbor Bible Case Deferred Augusta. Aug. IS. AP1-- Postponement Postponement of a hearing on a of mandamus brought by seven Boothbav Harbor residents to the reading of the Bible in schools of that town was made by Suorcme Court Justice Robert B. Williamson today. Justice Williamson said the More State Of Maine News On Page 13 postponement was made "for the convenience of all" and gave indication as to when and if date for the hearing will be He had previously named Aug. 18 and Indicated would be held at the the hearing Lincoln County seat at Wiscasset. Headed by a former Montana Municipal Court Judge Frank S. Hughes, Southport, the petitioners petitioners had presented the writ to the constitutionality of Maine laws which call for the reading of thc-plblc in public schools or at convenient intervals. Included among the petition- eis are mothers two who Boothbay Harbor have two children each In the town's schools. /

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  1. Portland Press Herald,
  2. 16 Aug 1949, Tue,
  3. Page 16

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