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The American-News welcomes letters of opinion from our readers. Letters regarding current local and national news items are encouraged. All letters are subject to editing for length and style. Letters containing potentially libelous or obscene statements will not be published. Letters must contain name, address and phone number for verification and in case of questions. E-mail letters to: mmilbrandt@montenews.com Letters may also be mailed to:  Editor, Montevideo Publishing, P.O. Box 99, Montevideo, MN 56265

Friends of Eleanor Roosevelt

Thank you to everyone that attended the “Friends of Eleanor Roosevelt” program, “The Life Story of Sacagawea,” held at the Montevideo Community Center.

  Your generous donations to the Montevideo Scholarship fund is gratefully appreciated.

  A special thanks to Jeanne Dann, Ann Ackerman, Karen Lieser, Marie Reszel, Paul Dezeeuw, William Bosch, Henry and Lauren Hanna, John Rupp and Sue Botten for providing the music, and to the Community Center for their support.

 — Committee members: Arlene Kranz, Dianne Shimp, Diane Loose, Ruth Hanson, Inez Johnson, Sue Armstrong, LaVonne Sundlee, Janice Anderson, Janet Kittelson, Kathy Hendrickson, Jeanne Feldhake.