Broad Street Park is one of the oldest sections of the Township of Hamilton, Mercer County, New Jersey. It is an area consisting of the environs of South Broad Street to the bluffs overlooking Spring Lake and the marshes of John A. Roebling Park. It is a primarily residential neighborhood. The Township's first fire company was organized there and the Township's original police station was located there for many years. Postings from Deutzville and Fairview Park are included.
Saturday, August 7, 2010
1938: Ice Fund
Trenton Evening Times, July 19, 1938
The TimesFree Ice Fund appeal for relief for the needy elicited the demonstration of community thoughtfulness. In announcing the appeal, the Times stated, The Ice Fund is a reminder of the altruistic spirit that has always been dominant in the city and environs when a call was made in behalf of underprivileged groups and individuals lacking the things that work for happy, contented and wholesome living.