Long Island Memories
YOUR AWARD WINNING
bringing a host of New York Association Awards in
to the community. Three First Place Awards
in Statewide newspaper competition.
• First Place Best News Story of the Year
£ Story of the Farmingdale Public Library's budget defeat as a
result of hassle over " Last Temptations of Christ" and the a t tempt
of John Birch Society inspired group and other well —
meaning individuals seeking to remove this book from the
library's shelves; the rallying of community support © f the
library director, the Board of Trustees/ the activities of the
Friends of the Library which after three budget defeats and the
adoption of an austerity budget resulted in the budget passing -
and the freedom of the right to read principle prevailing in
• First Place Advertising
• Photograph of an ad for Bankers Trust showing the old and the
new in motion - when the First National Bank of Farmingdale
became Bankers Trust.
And other second and third place awards
including best single publicity photograph
• Photograph of a Quaker dressed guide in preparation for a
tour of the Thomas Powell house to benefit the scholarship fund
of the PTA of the Farmingdale Senior High School.
14S Thursday, March 16, 1967,
• First Place Best Single
Advertising Idea of the Year
• The industrial supplement for Marcus Associates in East Farmingdale
which mushroomed from a glorified Help Wanted
Ad publicizing the job opportunities in the fast- growing East
Farmingdale industrial complex.
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