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The Scrantonian, Scranton, PA, 2/8/81

Monday, June 1, 1981

Berthamae Fasching awoke in the wee hours to find a hoodlum vandalizing her Clark's Summit, Pa., home. Fearing for the safety of her three children, she fired a warning shotgun blast which put the man to flight. Police found him cowering in the bushes outside the Fasching home.

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.