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Talking Tombstones VIII - Diggin' It for 200 Years

CLATSOP COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
PO Box·88  –  714 Exchange Street
Astoria, OR 97103-0088
Telephone (503) 325-2203
cchs@cumtux.org

Press Release

Clatsop County Historical Society Presents
Talking Tombstones VIII, Diggin’ It For 200 Years?
Sunday October 30th

  The Clatsop County Historical Society, with sponsorship from Astoria Granite Works, is excited to once again present “Talking Tombstones”. This year’s sequel, “Talking Tombstones VIII, Diggin’ it for 200 Years?” will be held on Sunday, October 30th from 1:00 p.m. until dusk at the Pioneer Cemetery,14th and Niagara, Astoria.
  Former citizens are expected to return from the great beyond for a graveside chat with any and all willing to visit their tombstone.
  This is a FREE event, however donations are welcome. Visitors should plan to arrive no later than 3:00 p.m. as the deceased begin to fade from view as the darkness of night draws near.
  To learn more about Talking Tombstones or how you might assist with the event, please call 503 325 2203 or e-mail: cchs@cumtux.org.
  Clatsop County Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of Clatsop County Oregon and the surrounding area.  The Society operates the Flavel House Museum, the Heritage Museum, the Oregon Film Museum, and the Uppertown Firefighters Museum.

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