GEORGE SKINNER HONORED


Photo by Michael Sullivan

From left are Smoky Bowden, George Carroll, Cecil Tull, Bob Grunow, George Skinner, Brooks Parker, Bob Hough, Dave Banks, and Hildon Guy standing in front of a vintage 1954 Farmall tractor during a dinner party hosted by Cecil Tull to honor Mr. Skinner, who celebrated his 91st birthday this past July. Skinner is a retired (since 1969) sales representative for the International Harvester Company in the Delmarva region. He was the guest of honor at the dinner party, which was a gathering of International dealers and men who had worked with Mr. Skinner. He was presented with a plaque to commemorate the occasion.
Neill welcomed as a champion - Mike Neill was given a warm welcome home Sunday. Neill was a key factor in the winning of an Olympic Gold Medal by the U.S. baseball team. See page 3 and Mac's World, page 19.

FLOODING - Residents of a Seaford neighborhood say that their area is also prone to flooding during a heavy rain. Page 9

DOWN UNDER - Mike Neill wasn't the only Seaford native at the Olympics. Page 10

SURVEY - The Sussex Conference at Delaware Tech will include an audience survey. Page 11

HEALTH PROBLEM - Delawareans are warned about a health threat. Page 13

HIJACKED BUS - A group of tourists from the AARP are hijacked and taken to jail. Page 14