September 21, 2020
By Pat Johnson
Regional Heritage: Editor Thomas Applegate with his e book Tuckerton Then, Tuckerton Now. (Photograph by Pat Johnson)
The Tuckerton Historic Society will host a e book sale and signing on Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Giffordtown Schoolhouse Museum, 35 Leitz Blvd. at the corner of Wisteria Lane in Minor Egg Harbor.
Thomas Applegate, editor of the newest historical culture publication, Tuckerton Then, Tuckerton Now, will be on hand to indication publications as will Steve Dodson, editor of Tuckerton: A Newspaper Record, featuring articles culled from the New Jersey Courier in between 1852 and 1917. Other textbooks edited by Dodson like The Rate Sisters Diaries will be out there.
Patrons are requested to social distance and have on a mask.
The culture regrets the once-a-year Olde Clamtown Antique and Flea Sector had to be canceled mainly because of COVID-19 but hopes to see outdated pals outside at the museum. Bad weather will terminate this party. —P.J.