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50 Years Ago February 2, 1962 Services were held for Vernon Herman "Dutch" Maier, 64, a WWI veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was the former owner and operator of Ships Bell for a year ...

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50 Years Ago January 26, 1962 Services were held for William Cook, 59. He was raised in Loomis and operated a grocery store downtown for a number of years. For the first time in ...

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50 Years Ago January 19, 1962 Richard Boundy enlarged his irrigation reservoir on his fruit farm south of the old Rock Springs Ranch. Robert Nakamura continued his efforts to drai ...

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50 Years Ago January 12, 1962 Masonic services were held for Lewis Matt Hebuck, 72, a native of Finland and a resident of Rocklin since 1895. He was a retired stonecutter and owne ...

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50 Years Ago January 5, 1962 New Year’s weekend guests of Dr. and Mrs. Nicholas Bailey included Mr. A.D. Bailey; his mother, Mrs. James H. Bailey, of Manhattan Beach; and Mrs. B ...

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50 Years Ago December 22, 1961 Among the businesses expressing Holiday Wishes to all were Blue Goose Growers, Flying A Service, Stan's Watch Shop, Loomis Mutual, McGiffin Auto Par ...

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50 Years Ago December 15, 1961 Loomis Constable Percy Lanouette took possession of an oxygen inhalator donated to the town by Harry Sands, owner of Chapel of the Hills. Mr. and M ...

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50 Years Ago December 8, 1961 Steve March of the Del Oro Parents Club presented a plan for the future football stadium. Access would be from the south through a corridor connectin ...

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50 Years Ago December 1, 1961 Former Loomis resident Ernest Warren passed away at his home in Orland, Calif. He operated a dairy in Loomis for many years. Frank Nute, Jr. receiv ...

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50 Years Ago November 24, 1961 Mrs. Marguerite Webb was installed as Worthy Matron at the 65th Installation of Penryn Order of the Eastern Star. Hosting the event were Mr. and Mrs ...