Penny fund to benefit sick child

February 2002
Furniture/Today;2/18/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the plan of sales representative of the furniture company Powell Co. Marty Libowsky to raise $10,000 from the furniture market of Tupelo, Mississippi, to help pay medical expenses for 8-years-old Camaron Ehlers of Milton, Florida, who had brain surgery to treat a ruptured aneurysm.


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