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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1963 January

Roanoke Democratic Committee Meets; Salem Town Council Hears Advice on Proposed Community Center; Manufacturing Expert Donald J. Hardenbrook Voices Support for Tax Reforms

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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2 min., 57 sec.
The Roanoke Democratic Committee meets to discuss the upcoming primary election. The committee selects July 9 as the date for the primary and elects Julian H. Rutherfoord, Jr., as its new chairman. Benton Dillard and Howard Musser speak during the meeting. The Salem Town Council hears civic planning expert Charles M. Graves offer recommendations concerning a proposed community center. As guest speaker at the meeting of Virginia Forests, Incorporated, at the Hotel Roanoke, Chairman of the Board of the National Association of Manufacturers Donald J. Hardenbrook describes why he supports the proposed tax reforms of the Herlong-Baker bill.
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