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October is Unity Month
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Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford (front, right) shows off a proclamation naming October as Unity Month in Camden as she presents it to Ernestine Adams of Camden Second Presbyterian Church. The church began holding a unity-themed service five years ago, but has now expanded its activities to the entire month and invited the community to participate. Looking on are (back row, from left) council members Deborah Davis, Stephen Smoak and Joanna Craig. - photo by Martin L. Cahn
Camden City Council unanimously proclaimed, with Councilman Jeffrey Graham absent, October as Unity Month in Camden during its meeting on Tuesday evening. Although this is the first Unity Month proclamation, there has been a celebration of unity in Camden for five years at Camden Second Presbyterian Church, according to Ernestine Adams, who accepted the proclamation from Camden Mayor Alfred Mae Drakeford. “This year is different,” Adams said.

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