Flashback to 1970: Students participate in environmental demonstration in Jenkintown

The photo above shows a group of children from the summer enrichment program at Abington Friends School in Jenkintown during an anti-litter and anti-pollution demonstration at 575 Washington Lane. It was published in The Philadelphia Evening Bulletin on August 4, 1970.

According to the photo’s caption, Kay Chesterman, eight, is the little warrior for a clean environment who is shown holding out a litter bag to a cooperative motorist.

If you recognize anyone else in the photo, please feel free to share in the comments.

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