100 Kenilworth Mini-stories program

The public is invited to attend a program titled “100 Kenilworth Mini-Stories” on Saturday morning, December 9, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. It will be held in the lower level of the Kenilworth Veterans Center Hall on S. 21st St. Dr. Walter E. Boright, a Kenilworth historian, will be presenting the program featuring 100 newly released postcards highlighting 100 historic scenes and events in Kenilworth’s history from the 1800s to the present day.
Admission is free. Persons who pre-ordered the postcard series may pick them up at that time and new purchases made be made during the program.
Proceeds are used for historic preservation and education. Persons with additional questions may contact Dr. Boright at 908-256-5200 or drbori@aol.com.

(above) Postcard depicts Newark Ave. looking west from 23rd St about 1915. All of these houses but one still stands today after more than 100 years. It is among 100 postcards to be featured at December 9 program.