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March 20, 2014

History of Rockwell

ATKINSON — Local historian Gus Reusch will present “The life and Times of Norman Rockwell” on Tues., March 25, 6:30 p.m., at the Kimball Library, 5 Academy Avenue, Atkinson. Learn about America’s most beloved artist. Many Rockwell prints will be on display.

Gus Reusch was a Haverhill Middle School teacher for over forty years, teaching the early history of Haverhill, and additionally about such celebrated personalities as John Greenleaf Whittier, Robert Frost, and Norman Rockwell. Gus also teaches Life-Long Learning classes at Northern Essex Community Colleges and gives presentations throughout the Merrimack Valley.

He was named Curator of the Whittier Birthplace six years ago. He gives tours of Whittier’s Birthplace (Haverhill, MA) to local visitors and visitors from around the world.

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    The Activities Committee from American Legion Post 51 in Epping donated the proceeds from their Annual Car Show and Pig Roast held on May 17 to the New Hampshire Association for the Blind. The Association is the statewide leader in providing vision rehabilitation services for NH people of all ages who are blind and visually impaired. Junior Vice Commander Rick Pelletier is presenting the $1,400 check to Mary Chase. A big thank you to all who volunteered their time to make the day a success. Pictured above, from left, front row: Sheila Brown, Karen Sullivan, Judy Pelletier, Bonnie Farish, Sheila Santosuosso, Charlie Brown; back row: Dean Nash, Jo-Ann Nash, Ronnie Follansbee, Linda Follansbee, Don Reynolds, Kevin Murnane. Not pictured are Joyce Murnane, Jo-Ann Cooley, Ray Chapman, Glen Murch and Debbie Pelletier. Special thank you to Wal-Mart Distribution, Lindt Chocolate, Mark George and The American Legion Family. For more information about the New Hampshire Association for the Blind, please visit their website at or call 1-800-464-3075. American Legion Post 51 encourages all veterans or active duty military to stop by the Post, located on Route 125 in Epping, or call 603-679-8320.

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