Newfane/Brookline Community Memory

Interview #2 with Ray Bates

Item

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Title

Interview #2 with Ray Bates

Description

Ray Bates tells stories of special times in Newfane during the 1960’s and later including a controversial helicopter landing near the Common, a Ford Motor Company car commercial made on the Common, fiddle and banjo contests at the flea market grounds, and the Timex Corporation’s gifting of watches to villagers.

Date

April 6, 2021

Creator

Charlene Galarneau

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Citation

Charlene Galarneau, “Interview #2 with Ray Bates,” Newfane/Brookline Community Memory, accessed May 18, 2021, http://communitymemory.moorefreelibrary.org/items/show/103.