Custer’s 173rd birthday marked
Native son Gen. George Armstrong Custer will be honored during a 173rd birthday celebration on Dec. 1 in New Rumley. Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. at New Rumley United Methodist Church with impersonator Rick Williams, while a program will follow at the Custer Museum with featured speaker Don Allen, the author of “Hell on Belle Isle,” who will discuss a Union soldier who was imprisoned during the Civil War. Tickets are $15 and reservations are due by Nov. 26. For more information and reservations, call Custer Memorial Association President Charles Conrad at 740-945-6415 or Program Coordinator Dave Rose at 740-945-3744.
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