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Winter 2021Volume 20, No. 1
In this issue: See winners and their photos from the Home for the Holidays Photo Contest and an update on the Half Moon Inn renovations.

 
The Newtown Historic Association publishes the quarterly Half Moon newsletter for the Newtown community with the goal of providing news and information on related historic and preservation events in our area. For your reference, there is a subject index for periodic articles published in the Half Moon.

We welcome any comments or suggestions for future articles. Please forward your ideas to the Half Moon Editor. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Upcoming Events

General Meeting (via Zoom)

February 15 @ 8:00 pm

Rasps, Possets and Blackjacks. Kevin Kerchner explains why you likely had these items in your 18th century home or knew someone who did!

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Virtual Trivia Pub Quiz – Save The Date

March 7 @ 3:00 pm

Save the date for our second Virtual Trivia Pub Quiz. Details and signup sheet coming soon!

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The Edward Hicks Room

The Newtown Historic Association invites you back in time to experience the life of Newtown's most famous artist, Edward Hicks. The Edward Hicks Room displays many of the treasurers owned by Hicks during his lifetime. These items include a double-faced swinging sign portraying William Penn's Treaty with the Indians and Penn's Landing at Chester in 1844...learn more

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