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Holmes Christmas Club helps Wright Co. residents

Annual event is 70 years old; volunteers fill baskets of food

December 23, 2013
By KAREN WELD, , Messenger News

CLARION - Dozens of volunteers descended to Chappy's on Main, South Main Street in Clarion to make up nearly 1,000 fruit baskets on Dec. 12. The baskets include oranges, apples, bananas, grapefruit, pears with a bag of salted-in-the-shell peanuts and wrapped Tootsie Rolls. The annual event is part of the efforts of Holmes Christmas Club and has taken place each year since 1943.



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