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Historical Headlines – October 16

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Historical Headlines – October 16

10/16/1968 – A petition for approval of the Ellermeyer site for use as a senior high school was passed last night by the Armstrong County School Board with a total of three affirmative votes, one negative vote, and one abstention. 10/16/1968 – Local merchants are ordering merchandise from toy manufacturers for Christmas sales. Small children…

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Historical Headlines – October 15

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Historical Headlines – October 15

10/15/1968 – E. Russell Schall retired as rural mail carrier after more than 26 years with the Post Office. His rural route was located east of Ford City, in Garretts Run and Brick Church vicinity. He plans to hunt, garden, and travel during his retirement years. 10/15/1968 – A deficit in the blood program was…

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