Title

Camden 'War Chest' Patriotic Day 1917

RIS ID

73633

Publication Details

Willis, I. C. (2012). 'Camden 'War Chest' Patriotic Day', 1917 The District Reporter 31 August (pp. 16-16) Camden : Wombaroo Publishers. ( Newspaper Article )

Abstract

A Camden Red Cross fundraiser for the Citizen's War Chest Fund was held in 1917 (Tuesday, October 16) in Camden's main street. The day raised over 320 pounds a huge amount of money at the time. The local press reported that this was a first for the town. Originally the day had been scheduled for the previous week but was held over because of bad weather.

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The District Reporter

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