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#tbt: Town Meeting through the decades in the #UpperValley. ▪️ See more #vnewsuv #throwbacks at the #valleynewsthrowback hashtag. 1️⃣ Voters follow along at Town Meeting in #SharonVT on March 7, 1961. 2️⃣ A film crew for the CBS-TV program “On the Road with Charles Kuralt” documents the proceedings at Town Meeting in #StraffordVT on March 2, 1976. 3️⃣ Voters negotiate the snow and slush at Town Meeting in #CornishNH in March 1980. 4️⃣ #LebanonNH school board member Myric Wood checks the numbers during a debate on adding funds to the proposed budget at the annual school district meeting on March 12, 1994. 5️⃣ #EnfieldNH residents Bill and Nancy Martin listen to discussion at Town Meeting on March 13, 2004. 6️⃣ Neighbors Pat Mushlin, left, and Dan Jerman sit among the lighting equipment in the balcony of Damon Hall as they listen to state Rep. Steve Adams and state Sen. Matt Dunne at the #HartlandVT Town Meeting on March 7, 2006. “I’ve sat here at other events,” Mushlin said. “I kind of like it.” 📷 Valley News photographs 1-3 by Larry McDonald; 4 by Geoff Hansen @geoff_hansen; 5 by Jennifer Hauck @hauck45; 6 by James M. Patterson @james.m.patterson. 📷 #upval #throwbackthursday #townmeeting #townmeetingday #tmdvt #tmdnh #802 #603 #1961 #1976 #1980 #1994 #2004 #2006 #history #historyinpictures #blackandwhite #bw #selectboard #schoolboard #news #local #localnews #democracy #directdemocracy #smalltown#newengland #neighbors #vt #nh

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