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 p. Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, county, state and national news, agricultural reading matter, fiction, public sales and advertisements.
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newspaper, Trappe, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Norristown
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Independent, The and Levengood, Paul W., "The Independent, V. 73, Thursday, August 21, 1947, [Number: 12]" (1947). The Independent Newspaper, 1898-1952. 2514.
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This issue reports on a fire at the Collegeville Mills and prints an architectural sketch of the proposed new VFW building in Trappe. It also prints articles entitled “Collegeville in History: Collegeville Post Office” by Horace L. Saylor and “Old Perkiomen Dams Washing Away – What to Do About it!” by Jay Howard.