News coverage was
to commend you on the excellent coverage which appeared
in your July 26 edition concerning the Shook Museum.
Your account of the ribbon cutting ceremony, arranged by
Sara Queen Brown, was rewarding.
found your editorial of that date to be gratifying. I
would make only two observations: 1. We are still
attempting to arrange for a tour bus to make regular
stops at the Visitorís Center. We hope to accomplish
Regarding the last paragraph of the editorial ó my offer
to partner with the town of Clyde in the use of the
Visitorís Center was by no means an acrimonious affair.
Rather, it was all very pleasant and cordial. I cannot
blame the town for their position. The Clyde Town Hall
is a wonderful facility which they feel is adequate at
this time. I understand and respect this, but our board
would welcome their use of the facility at any time. I
feel very honored to be named an honorary citizen of
Clyde. Having been born in Asheville and having finished
high school there, I feel quite at home in this
Honorary Clyde citizen