On this date
More than 150 people jammed the Ridge Terrace Community Center in Coaldale for the annual CYO Spelling Bee. Two pupils from St. Joseph's Parochial School, Jim Thorpe, and another from Ss. Peter and Paul's Parochial School, Lehighton, ememrged as the winners from among the nearly 50 contestants. Ricky Mueller of St. Joseph's School won the eighth grade event, while schoolmate Jacqueline Sterner was teh seventh grade chapion. Carol Farrell of Ss. Peter and Paul's was the sixth grade champion.