1946 Nov. 27
Wendell L. Willkie Awards
Washington (D.C.) - Signed Marquis W. Childs, Secretary; describing the aims and origins of the Willkie Awards; announcing that he was elected as a member of the organization at its November 18, 1946 meeting and hoping he accepts the post; describing the values and scopes of the three awards to be made in the year beginning February 1947 and outlining application and judging procedures; and ho... more
Wendell (Mass.) - First issue of the Wendell Post, includes articles on the various candidates running for Selectboard, Board of Health, Highway Surveyor, Planning Board, Treasurer, Library Trustee, Cemetery Commissioner, Tree Warden, Assessor, Moderator, Constable, Town Clerk, Tax Collector, Auditor and School Committee; town fires; a ballot question on whether to keep using the old dump or ha... more
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on Selectboard member Anthony Kavolius resigning, Old Home Day, proposed Route 2 relocation rejected, opinion pieces on holding public office in Wendell and speeding, the storage of Wendell's records, Wendell Fire Department practice drills, Selectboard candidates and risky traveling on roads under construction.
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on Selectboard candidates Scott Hunter, Anne Zak and Maurice Cole, property taxes, Route 2 construction, the transfer station, firefighter training, the use of the Center School, frequently asked questions to the Office of the Town Clerk, recycling, the fire station study committee, Wendell Old Home Day.
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on a ballot recount, election results, Selectperson Ted Lewis, Historical Commission for Wendell, property tax assessment, grant awarded to the Wendell Library, rural arts program, use of the schoolhouse, and the Coon and Turkey Supper.
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on the Town Treasurer Barbara Kavolius resigning, a mouse overpopulation problem, Quabbin District Coon Hunters Association, a letter to the editor from School Committee member Anne Perkins, a commentary on the Clamshell Alliance, the future of the Center School, the origin of the town name Wendell, a rural arts program update, library and school news.
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on a tax reduction overturn, Route 2 extension project controversy, an interview with Selectperson Don Ellis, an article about icy roads reprinted from a 1924 newspaper and a biographical sketch about Wendell resident Harry Thayer.
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on awaiting the tax rate announcement, a meeting with the DPW and the National Wildlife Federation on the Route 2 extension plan, frustration with statements made by Selectman Donald Ellis regarding the sentiment of Wendell voters on the Route 2 extension, free cash and the tax rate, letter to the editor regarding a Recorder article about the National Wildlife Federation's o... more
Wendell (Mass.) - Includes articles on the Annual Town Meeting and the articles to be voted on, statements from the various people running in the May election, another meeting between Wendell town residents and the Town Assessor Joseph Hartjens regarding the new tax rate.