Greek War Fund 1947
GRlKlUl N0W$12,268 Announcement Made At Meeting Of Relief Group A total of $12,268 has been raised to date among Americans of Greek ancestry to aid stricken persons in "Greece, it was announced last night at a meeting of Americans of Greek descent and. the executive committee of the Wilkes-Barre Wilkes-Barre Wilkes-Barre Chapter, Greek War Relief Association, Inc. Total goal is $27,000, of which $9,000 is being raised among Americans Americans of Greek descent, and the remaining remaining $13,000 by public subscription. subscription. Robert A. Eyerman, chairman of the executive committee, who nre- nre- sided at the meeting, announced thafj his committee had raised $4,386.50, making a grand total to date of $12,268.74. , ' . ,. Peter Alexander, representing Americans of Greek descent, stated that although the drive to aid the Greek people officially closed last nignt, tne campaign will tie conducted conducted informally until the end of tne week. A Green dinner was served to Tom A. Evans, William B. Healey, Samuel B. Hirshowitz. Robert W Johnson, Frank U. Miller, J. J. O'Mal ley, Harold Kosenn. Thomas (J Thomas, R. P. Travis, J. B. Whalen, Leo Johnson. Peter Politis. John Karambelas, Peter Karambelas, Peter Marinos, Peter Alexander, James Dukas, Ted Manos, Sam Stathakis, tteorge uragonas, Louis Touris, William William Seras and Robert A. Eyerman.