Strike Enters Eighth Week
50 Years Ago
October 8, 2020
Herald of Oct. 8, 1970
S. Blair Sponeybarger of Altoona, in a letter to Borough Council, said his physician advised him to decrease his workload. This, in addition to his personal and fraternal commitments, made it impossible to stay on as borough engineer.
The CHS band will travel to Ephrata, Lancaster County, Saturday to compete in drill competition sponsored by Ephrata High School.
Wallets were thinner and the pinch a little tighter in Roaring Spring as the strike by 325 employees of Combined Paper Mills, Inc., entered its eighth week Monday affecting both strikers’ families and the to...