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Historical Headlines – May 25

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Historical Headlines – May 25

5/25/1968 – Members of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Kittanning will celebrate their pastor’s 25th ordination anniversary on May 26th at 11AM, followed by a dinner at the Masonic Temple. The celebration falls on the exact date when Dr. Robert H. Thurau was ordained 25 years ago (May 26, 1943) in First Lutheran Church, Pittsburgh….

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Historical Headlines – May 24

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Historical Headlines – May 24

5/24/1968 – The Kittanning Telephone Company expects to be serving the area exclusively with private or two-party lines within the next five years. President T. A. Weeter made the prediction yesterday during remarks at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon. The phone company employs 148 persons with payroll in excess of $800,000 per year. It was…

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