Remembering lost lives


A reader listens as Lawrence Hammer, owner of Blue Jacket Books in Xenia, reads a story from an atomic bombing survivor Thursday during the Wilmington College Peace Resource Center’s Vigil at the Harcum Galley in the Boyd Cultural Arts Center. Thursday was the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. To remember survivors, the Peace Resource Center had readings from 8:15 a.m., the time of the first detonation over Hiroshima, until 8:15 p.m. The Peace Resource Center’s goal is to connect Wilmington College with the global community dedicated to peace.


Dylanne Petros | Wilmington News Journal

A reader listens as Lawrence Hammer, owner of Blue Jacket Books in Xenia, reads a story from an atomic bombing survivor Thursday during the Wilmington College Peace Resource Center’s Vigil at the Harcum Galley in the Boyd Cultural Arts Center. Thursday was the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. To remember survivors, the Peace Resource Center had readings from 8:15 a.m., the time of the first detonation over Hiroshima, until 8:15 p.m. The Peace Resource Center’s goal is to connect Wilmington College with the global community dedicated to peace.

A reader listens as Lawrence Hammer, owner of Blue Jacket Books in Xenia, reads a story from an atomic bombing survivor Thursday during the Wilmington College Peace Resource Center’s Vigil at the Harcum Galley in the Boyd Cultural Arts Center. Thursday was the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. To remember survivors, the Peace Resource Center had readings from 8:15 a.m., the time of the first detonation over Hiroshima, until 8:15 p.m. The Peace Resource Center’s goal is to connect Wilmington College with the global community dedicated to peace.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/08/web1_reading.jpgA reader listens as Lawrence Hammer, owner of Blue Jacket Books in Xenia, reads a story from an atomic bombing survivor Thursday during the Wilmington College Peace Resource Center’s Vigil at the Harcum Galley in the Boyd Cultural Arts Center. Thursday was the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. To remember survivors, the Peace Resource Center had readings from 8:15 a.m., the time of the first detonation over Hiroshima, until 8:15 p.m. The Peace Resource Center’s goal is to connect Wilmington College with the global community dedicated to peace. Dylanne Petros | Wilmington News Journal