Victory garden becomes urban garden in 21st century-Plots still available

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  • Charlie and Maryann Wilson join in the cleanup.
  • Co-Coordinator Carol Battle says garden plots are still open for the season.  First dibs to the 60+ set.
  • The garden on Princeton Road next to Canterbury Elementary School is an original Victory Garden, first planted during WWII.
  • May cleanup-help wanted.
  • Charlie and Maryann Wilson of Shaker Road are longtime supporters of the garden. Charlie remembers working the original Victory Garden as a child in 1943.
  • Lucy Conde has been a volunteer for 11 years.
  • Sow Victory, a victory garden poster from WWII.  Courtesy US Government.
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