Two church bells that alerted some 3,000 families in Barangay (village) San Vicente here of the need to evacuate from lahar flows after Mt. Pinatubo’s eruptions in 1991 had been stolen early this month.
By Jerry E. Esplanada
So when are they going to return the big bells? The question came up on Sunday after American Catholic nuns returned to Philippine custody two small bells taken by US soldiers after they bombarded a church in Meycauayan, Bulacan, 112 years ago during the Philippine-American War. The two small bells were formally turned over on [...]