Dear Editor:

The 16th Annual Jim Thorpe Halloween parade held Sunday, Oct. 31 was a big success thanks to the generosity and support of the following people and businesses:

American Legion Post 304

Frank Bradley

Bill Diehm, Jim Thorpe Fire Chief

Mr. & Mrs. John Drury

Flights of Fancy

Charles Getz

The Inn at Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe Borough Council

Jim Thorpe Chamber of Commerce

Jim Thorpe National Bank

Jim Thorpe Police Department

Bernard and Alyssa Krebs

M&D Awards and Signs

Tracy Malaska

Marianne Monteleone

Mason's Car Wash

Mayor Michael Sofranko

Mauch Chunk Trust Company

David Midas

Norb Lienhard Jr. & Family

Old Jail Museum & Heritage Center

Rainbows End

Ronald J. Sheehan, County Treasurer

Smith's Country Store

Wes Johnson, Jim Thorpe Town Manager

Wildoner Insurance Agency

Thank you all for a wonderful parade and congratulations to all of the participants. We'll see you next year, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011.

Sincerely,

Jim Thorpe Halloween Parade Committee

Lisa Dart

Jane Krebs

Kathy Schwartz

Gary Solt