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50 Years Ago August 18, 1961 Services were held for Bert Norberg, 75, a native of Sweden. A building contractor, he died while overseeing work on the Penryn Fire House. Mr. and ...

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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 28,1961 Services were held for Samuel Bruno, 82, a native of Italy and a Loomis resident for the past 30 years. He was caretaker for the John C. Dolce Ranch. Las ...

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50 Years Ago July 21, 1961 Services were held for Dr. P. D. Barnes, 73, a well known doctor in Loomis for 37 years. He was a WWI veteran and a member of Penryn Lodge F. and A.M. ...

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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 ...

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50 Years Ago July 7, 1961 Services were held for Mrs. Edith Ramsey, 84, whose family came from Nebraska to Loomis in 1890. A grass fire started near the home of Reuben Logerwell a ...

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50 Years Ago June 30, 1961 Mrs. Gerald Winter and Mrs. Joseph Ferreira escorted Cub Scouts of Den 2 aboard the USS Coral Sea in Alameda. Howard Mehl and A.E. Mehl planned to sell ...

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50 Years Ago June 16, 1961 Patricia Takahashi was valedictorian and Marion Hendershot salutatorian for the Loomis School Class of 1961. Mrs. James Bailey enjoyed a visit with ...

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50 Years Ago June 9, 1961 Services were held for Alma Hebuck, 74 a native of Finland. Del Oro High School graduated 53 seniors for the Class of 1961. Tom Cooper was Valedictoria ...

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50 Years Ago June 2, 1961 Mrs. Grace Makita and Mrs. Walter Taylor arranged for the kindergarten graduation at Penryn School. George and Mary Coleman attended the reunion of th ...

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50 YEARS AGO (May 26, 1961 Issue) Mrs. Lelia Coburn, retiring as Loomis School faculty member, was honored by 62 members of the board of trustees, school personnel and their spou ...

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12LO Looking Back 50 YEARS AGO (May 12, 1961 Issue) Students and families of the old Placer School ā€“ including Rock Springs, Loomis, Franklin and Citrus Colony ā€“ who atten ...

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50 YEARS AGO (May 8, 1959 Issue) Edwin Nelthorpe was the honored guest at a surprise birthday party given by his wife, Donna. Guests present were Messrs. and Mesdames Walter Taylor ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 16, 1959) Mr. and Mrs. Francis Lindsay entertained the members of the Musnā€™t Miss Bridge Club at their annual Christmas party and potluck. 25 YEARS AGO (Jan. ...