Fairmont West High School collecting books for charity, 1965 (Fairmont_01)

August 15, 2013

Collecting books for charity, 1965 (Fairmont_01)

Original caption from April 1965: “About 2,500 books have been collected at Fairmont West high school in Kettering to be sent to Appalachia as part of a national PTA project. Three members of the Youth for Christ club are helping to sort and package the books. They are (left to right) Sherrie Dinsmore, Jane VanHarlingen, and Barbara Patrick. The boxes doubled as book shelves when theya re unpacked. (Staff photo by Walt Kleine)”

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