Tuesday, October 8, 2013

In the News: open house, Boston Post cane


Franklin Fire Department announces open house on Sunday

The Franklin Fire Department, along with Papa Ginos, will hold an open house Sunday, Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Station 2, 600 King St.


Franklin's Saville Bennett, 103, presented with Boston Post Cane

In the year Saville Bennett was born, the Model T Ford had been on the assembly line for just two years, World War I was several years away, women's dresses were just starting to inch above the ankles, and the modern zipper had yet to be invented.