Tuesday, September 20, 2005


Harrison County: No More Clothes, Please

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi county hit hard by Hurricane Katrina says thanks very much for the clothing donations.

Now please stop.

In the more than three weeks since the storm devastated much of the state's Gulf Coast, clothing sent to Harrison County by donors nationwide has piled up in parking lots and filled eight semitrailers. Another heap of garments, retrieved from the pavement and then sorted and boxed, fills the bakery and customer-service section of a former Sav-A-Center supermarket nearly to the ceiling.

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