Regal Fabrics duo will walk 60 miles to fight breast cancer

April 2002
Furniture/Today;4/15/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 32, p40
Trade Publication
Reports the participation of Regal Fabrics employees Sue Patrolia and Chris Rose in a trek to raise awareness for the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade in the U.S. Number of people expected to join in the event; Contact information.


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