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November 12, 2006|By [LORI SEARS]


Make time to visit the new exhibit, Pillar & Scroll, at the National Watch and Clock Museum in Columbia, Pa. The exhibit, featuring an array of decorative and ornamental shelf clocks, runs through May. Curated by Terry Brotherton and George Goolsby, members of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, the exhibit showcases rectangular clocks, as well as tells the history of the clocks and their makers, including Eli Terry, a 19th-century clockmaker who first developed the stylish, wooden shelf clocks.

The museum, open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and noon-4 p.m. Sundays, is at 514 Poplar St., Columbia, Pa. Admission $4-$7. 717-684-8261 or

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