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1947: Hartley Public Library moves places
October 6, 2022
• Oct. 9, 1947
The Hartley library, which had been housed in the Legion Hall since its inauguration, was moving into new quarters in the old post office building. For some time the room in the Legion Hall had been inadequate for the growing needs of the library.
The American Legion decided that a file would be made of the blood types of all World War II veterans. The file would be placed at the disposal of local doctors who could call on any Legion member for a transfusion of the particular type needed should the emergency arise.
The Moneta High School held its initiation of freshmen. The...