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Telegram from A. M. Folger (Las Vegas) to William Reinhardt, June 19, 1950


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Creator: Folger, Al M.




Radio KENO was airing a public forum on the subject ''will the growth of Las Vegas be limited by shortage of water?'' and wanted a water company representative to participate.

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Box 13 Folder W23-1-C Water Conservation - Supply from Lake Mead


hln000935. Union Pacific Railroad Collection, 1828-1995. MS-00397. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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Las Vegas - June 19, 1950 W 23-1-C Mr. Wm. Reinhardt: Max Kelch, owner of radio station KENO, telephoned this morning that a public forum would be aired here the night of June 27th on the subject "Will the growth of Las Vegas be limited by shortage of water?" He requests a representative of the Water Company be present together with one from the Water District and one from the City of Las Vegas. A five-minute prepared statement will be read by each after which the meeting will be thrown open to questions by the public. Do you feel that a representative of the Water Company should attend? A. M. Folger