2007-01-12 / Community

VFW Ladies Present Book To Library

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars recently donated a children's book, "America's White Table," to the Queens Library Far Rockaway branch. The book explains the ceremony of setting a small white-draped table honoring military personnel who are Prisoners of War or Missing in Action. The Ladies Auxiliary will donate one copy of the book to a library in every county in New York State. Gloria Myers, Queens County Council President, presented the gift to Far Rockaway's Community Library Manager, Ken Schubert. Pictured, (left to right): Ann Keller, Treasurer of Post #2781; Gloria E. Martin, Chaplain, Queens County Council; Christine Merriweather, past department President; Myers; Nicole Gordon, Children's Librarian; Schubert; Lovette Glasgow, Guard of Post #2781; Elaine Barriteau, Past Queens County President; and Maria Johnson, Flag Bearer, Queens County.

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