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Scrap booking For Cancer Held In Longview

      Saving priceless memories in scrapbooks was turned into a way to raise money for a worthy cause in Longview today. Hundreds of avid "scrap bookers" packed into the Longview Ramada Inn today in the first ever "crop for the cure" fundraiser, benefiting the American cancer society.

     For 25 dollars a piece participants took part in a 12 hour scrap booking marathon, with all ticket sales and a silent auction benefiting cancer research. For many it was a chance to associate their love of their own families to help fight cancer. Organizers hope to make it an annual event.

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