J.C. Delk of Harriman found a piece of Roane County News history, thanks to his late half-brother, Sim Wright. Wright was a collector of sorts, Delk said. Wright’s daughter, Paula Gilmoore, kept everything and found an issue of the Roane County News from Oct. 19, 1961. It had a lead headline announcing, “Governor dedicated new bridge today; seven bands in parade,” and an ad for Harriman’s Men Shop adverting men’s suits priced up to $27.50.
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