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Alarm Clock History Lesson Coming to Centralia Museum

By Rob Sussman, WJBD News

When the clock strikes 7:00 pm on Monday, March 10th a speaker in the Centralia Museum's history series will talk about the history of alarm clocks in our country. Phil Jones will present "Waking Up America - Alarm Clocks Old" which discusses He will talk about alarm clocks in the U.S. from the 1830's to recent times. Several examples of brass movement clocks with alarms will be on display. He'll end the presentation with several recent novelty alarms, including one that flies away to make you get out of bed an retrieve it.

Doors will open at at 6:30 pm. The event is free to the public, with refreshments being served.

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