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50 Years Ago October 27, 1961 Del Oro freshman class officers Patti Takahashi, Yvonne Carothers, and Carla Gaughenbaugh were in charge of a car wash fundraiser. Putting in mor ...

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50 Years Ago October 20, 1961 Services were held for Fanny V. Fredriksson, 82, a native of Finland. She and her husband Axel were ranchers in Loomis. A Mass was said for Manuel Br ...

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50 Years Ago October 6, 1961 Services were held for Fred M. O'Conner, 79. He was born in Rocklin and moved to Loomis at the age of one. Fred worked as a fruit rancher, was employe ...

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50 Years Ago September 29, 1961 David Takagishi was the Sunday School Superintendent for the Loomis Methodist Church. Mrs. Towner's 1st graders at Placer School were shocked to ...

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50 Years Ago September 22, 1961 The Central Gas Co. of Loomis provided the booth for the Placer County Tuberculosis and Health Assoc. A map of TB cases in the county was displaye ...

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50 Years Ago September 15, 1961 Loomis 4-H member Barbara Crossley showed her Hereford heifer "Sugar" at the Auburn Fair. For the first time ever, Sierra Jr. College opened with ...

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50 Years Ago September 8, 1961 Loomis 4-H member Patty Crossley groomed her Hereford steer, "Four Bits," for the Auburn Fair. Butch Hooper and Sharon Lamb attended the Jr. Leade ...

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50 Years Ago Septembers 1, 1961 Services were held for Theodore Ernest Herrington, 67, a veteran of WWI. He operated the B and B Café, in Loomis. Loomis 4-H members visited t ...

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50 Years Ago August 25,1961 Several race horses were saved as a barn on Bankhead Road was destroyed by a fire. Mrs. Sue Hansen hosted the Mustn't Miss Bridge Club meeting. Memb ...

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50 Years Ago August 11, 1961 Services were held for William Crossley, 77, who lived in the area for 70 years. He was a fruit rancher. He was survived by his wife Ora, son Frank, ...