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Vol. 10, No. 4
E.l. Du Pont De Nemours & Company, Inc., Brevard, N. C.
OPEN HOUSE EXHIBIT IN R&D BUILDING
FINAL PLANS FOR OPEN HOUSE
The big 20th Anniversary celebration
at our Plant is just around the corner.
Thousands of people are expected to tour
our photographic film products manufac
turing plant the week of October 3, 1977.
A newly completed Casting Line and the
R&D building are highlights. We're also
recognizing the Du Pont Company's
Among the persons invited to see our
facility are the Du Pont Company's Irving
Shapiro (Chairman of the Board), other
members of Corporate Management, North
Carolina state and national government
officials and local community leaders.
These persons will be at the plant at 10:15
Tuesday, October 4 for an employee
assembly in the Mall. They will then tour
the plant and stay for lunch as our guests.
A T.V. news conference is scheduled
for Mr. Shapiro.
Employees will tour the plant on three
week nights. They should have already
received and returned a pre-registration
form for their families and guests. The
form specifies attendance on either
Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday nights
between 5 and 9 P.M. and is necessary
for meal planning.
The general public may see the plant
on Saturday, October 8 from 10 A.M. to
The sequence of events and plans for
each Open House day is as follows:
Tuesday, October 4,1977
At 7:30 A.M. in the Brevard College
dining hall, over 50 plant employees
IN THIS ISSUE
United Fund Begins 2
Breedlove's 30th Year 3
First Hourly Employee 4
New Doctor 5
Happy Anniversary 7,8
Summer Employees 8
New Touch Tone Phones 9
Plant Picnic Winners 10
Picnic Photos 11
Cecil Ingle pointing to Du
(randomly picked from area volunteers)
will meet for breakfast with Corporate
management. Phil Wingate, Vice-
President and Departmental General
Manager, will give a short address.
At 10:15 A.M. in the Mall in front of
a speakers stand at the R & D building
entrance, plant employees and invited
guests will gather to hear an address
by Irving Shapiro.
At 11:00 A.M. a T.V. news conference
will take place at the speakers stand.
Invited guests will begin the plant tour
lasting 1.5 hours followed by a lunch
at the serving tent in the south parking
lot. Plant staff and area heads will
accompany and serve as guides to
groups on tour. Guests will all depart
by 3 P.M.
At 5:00 P.M., "A" shift and Day
employees, their families and invited
guests will begin arriving for their tour.
A stepwise agenda of the plant tour
for each employee and invited guests
(shown on pre-registration card) is as
Step By Step Tour
1. Stop at reception tent . . . pick up
tickets (dinner and tour) . . . proceed to
photo booth for souvenir group photo.
2. Have group photo taken . . . proceed to
serving tent. (Optional to tour or eat
3. Pickup barbecue dinner. . . proceed to
eating tents.. . eat at tables.
Pont location in centra! U.S.A.
Irving S. Shapiro — Open House Speaker
4. Dispose of tray in trash barrel . . .
proceed to gatehouse.
5. Pickup information packet at gatehouse
. . . proceed to R & D building.
6. Go through plant tour following tour
arrows . . . employee may leave tour
route to show work area to family
members only, while guests proceed
on tour . . . proceed to gatehouse
at tour's end.
7. Turn in tour pass at gatehouse . . .
pickup souvenirs . . . exit.
Wednesday, October 5, 1977
Same schedule as Tuesday 5:00
to 9:00 P.M. except employee tour
groups are from "C" Shift and Day
Thursday, October 6, 1977
Same schedule as Tuesday and
Wednesday from 5:00 to 9:00 P.M.
except employee tour groups are from
"B" Shift and "D" Shift.
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