Putting cows on the front page since 1885.

75 Years Ago

Fund Drive Underway

Herald of July 22, 1948

The fund drive for a new hospital in Bedford reached forty-three percent of its $595,000 goal two weeks into the campaign.

The Williamsburg Veterans’ Memorial Celebration was planned for August 4-7. The event will kick off on Wednesday afternoon with a community picnic sponsored by the Lions’ Club in Loose’s Grove at 1 p.m.

Don Sellers, manager of WVAM in Altoona, announced the appointment of Will Ketner of Henrietta as news editor of the new Columbia affiliate in Altoona. WVAM is Altoona’s newest and most powerful station. The station is dialed on 1430 kilocycles.



Reader Comments(0)