Herald Ledger Eldora, Iowa
Conclude Work in Hemp Fields Soon
If the present good weather holds, A|| work| of the Italian war pi^jWfers in fthis area will be completed fby the j first of January when the |lease opi the old CCC buildings |expires| Most of the work now lies in the Hampton vicinity.-
The men continue to be well satisfied with their work and living conditions. Sunday morning following the mass conducted by Rev. J. P. Connell, the men attended the showing of the current ! picture at the Grand on a dutch treat basis.-
Over in the Traer area the pupils of a country school adjacent to the hemp fields went out and j sang a group of songs, to the It-j alians, who responded with a j couple of popular American airs | and finished by singing one of their own beautiful classics.-
Guard duty for the Italians is said to be more sought after than the usual brand o f guarding. Many very interesting personalities are found among the prisoners,
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