Alma history book to be launched today - Published Saturday December 5th, 2009

Book compiled by Alma seniors chronicles history of original families from area
Come Home When The Whistle Blows!
That's the title of an exciting new book about the history of the Alma area. The blowing of the lumberyard steam whistle provided daily cues for the people there -- the 7 a.m. starter, the noon whistle, and of course it blew at quitting time.