Ugly Quilt Weekend in Cape Girardeau makes blankets for needy

Sunday, November 9, 2008 | 5:38 p.m. CST; updated 7:11 p.m. CST, Sunday, November 9, 2008

CAPE GIRARDEAU — A little more than one quilt per volunteer was the result of one day of the Ugly Quilt Weekend held at the DePaul Center in Cape Girardeau. By quitting time Saturday, more than 100 quilts were produced by 81 volunteers. Last week, an additional 75 quilts were completed.