Paul Block Gives $100,000 for School Chapel
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Paul Block Gives $100,000 for School Chapel

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Hotchkiss School here will have a new chapel, through the gift of $100,000 from Paul Block, newspaper publisher, it was announced at graduating exercises on Saturday at which Mr. Block’s son, Paul, Jr., was graduated.

It was also stated here that a house at Commander Byrd’s camp in the Antarctic had been named in honor of Mr. Block’s two sons, Paul and William.

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