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Gail Travers
November 12, 2021

To the Editor:
Tardy all over again … this time in sending my appreciation for the fantastic October Stafford Leader protect story. It was extremely surprising, and it delighted our group.
I experienced not obtained our mail nonetheless on the day a member/good friend identified as to question for my autograph. Puzzled, I questioned, “Uh oh, for what?”
“You got us on the front web site of the Stafford Leader!”
Even now not understanding what she intended, I assumed possibly our short observe uncovered its way to a 2-inch-sq. corner on website page 1. And it did (in a way), as the closing paragraph of this specific post.
On Oct. 12, meeting night, some users with truly major smiles formed a line at the membership desk. This wasn’t so strange, since I greet and check in customers, accumulate their dues, stimulate them to decide on up our regular Ocean Acres Civic Affiliation Information web page and the assembly agenda, and acquire a seat ahead of our President Kate Krier gavels the start out of our initial assembly in 18 months. This time this team of customers (with definitely large smiles) held up their Stafford Leaders and asked me, “Do we get your autograph below?”
I did not know irrespective of whether to snicker or cry. Truthfully, a sense of pleasure took above, but with tears and a seriously significant smile on my confront, I claimed, “Of class, as before long as you shell out your dues.” We all laughed whilst getting care of company and prior to Kate reduced the gavel.
I can report that 22 individuals attended: 19 associates and a few company with two of individuals joining as new associates. Sweet!
Marjie Coppola
Ocean Acres Civic Assn.

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