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Saturday Evening Post Hosts Writing Contest to Honor Our Troops

Writers are invited to submit 200-word pieces for the “Honor the Troops, Win a Watch” essay contest.

The Saturday Evening Post partnered with the watch company Speidel for the contest. Each winner will be given a Women’s Tortoise Shell Fashion Watch or Men’s Pilot Watch manufactured by Speidel.

Altogether, twenty winners will be chosen. The winning submissions will be shared on The Saturday Evening Post‘s website. The contest will take place starting April 17th and conclude on July 4th.

According to the release, “Speidel is donating a portion of its 2013 sales as part of its ‘Change A Band, Change A Life’ charitable giving program to help American service members and their families in partnership with Operation Homefront.”

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