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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. 75, Thursday, May 4, 1950, [Number: 49]" (1950). The Independent Newspaper, 1898-1952. 2655.
Collegeville, Montgomery, Pennsylvania
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This issue reports that the Trappe Borough passed a resolution opposing the construction of a dam at Green Lane on the Perkiomen Creek. It also describes a large talent show sponsored by the local American Legion Post and prints an essay on David Rittenhouse written by a student at the Collegeville-Trappe High School.