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1979 Jonestown tragedy recalled by former resident

March 28, 2013
By SAVANNAH DEMPSEY ( , Williamsport Sun-Gazette

LEWISBURG - On the morning of Nov. 18, 1979, Tim Carter was a 30-year-old man with a loving family who was deeply invested in the People's Temple Agricultural Project in Guyana, which colloquially was known as Jonestown after the project's founder, Jim Jones. Carter, his brother, sister, wife and young son all were members of the temple, and all deeply invested in its political ideals of racial and economic equality.



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