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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, ...

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50 Years Ago August 4, 1961 Services were held for Ed S. Leavitt, 71, who came to Loomis in 1917 to work as agent at the Southern Pacific Depot in Loomis. Frank Law, Ernest McN ...

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50 Years Ago July 14, 1961 Jack Yokote was honored as "Scoutmaster of the Year" and attended a Masters Conference at the Philmont Boy Scout Ranch in Cimmarron, New Mexico. He was ...