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NEWPORT HIGH ALUMNI TO HOLD GATHERING
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Newport High Alumni and guests are urged to meet at the old Newport Armory on the corner of Elm and North Streets in Newport on Saturday, August 3rd.
Those who have not already pre-registered need to do so before Sunday, July 21st. To register contact Correspondence Secretary Althea Gerry Tibbetts, class of 1968 at (207) 478-4032, via e-mail gramm_t@yahoo.com or mail to NHS Alumni, P.O. Box 55, Newport, Maine 04953-0055. All are encouraged to assist in keeping alumni addresses up to date. Beginning at 4:30 PM, there will be confirmation of pre-registrations during the social hour. Elder alumni will begin the 5:30 PM buffet meal lines. During the business meeting beginning at 7 PM, Robert Cowan, class of 1958,  who volunteered to be recording secretary will read the 2018 minutes. This year, there will be opportunities to honor the classes of 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964 and 1969. Also recognized will be the alumni person traveling the farthest and the alumni person the eldest in the oldest attending class. Newport High year books for 1924-1928 are still needed to complete the set at the Newport Cultural Center. By 7:30 PM, dance music will be provided by the Ray Stafford Trio. According to Vice President Barry Witham, class of 1968, anyone willing to help set-up for the alumni events should meet at 2:30 PM on Friday, August 2nd at the rear of the Armory.