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12-03-2005, 08:20 AM
Inmates help at Fantasy of Lights
Of The Gazette Staff

Orange isn't generally considered a Christmas color. But, on Friday, jail inmates in bright orange jackets spent several hours hooking light bulbs to metal-framed Christmas displays for the upcoming Fantasy of Lights, an annual fundraiser at ZooMontana to benefit Easter Seals-Goodwill programs.

Each year, the displays must be hoisted into position, and each year about 15,000 of the display's 50,000 light bulbs require replacement. Many of the bulbs are damaged in transit or simply burn out.

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