loomis history

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50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 29, 1960 Issue) Mrs. R.L. Logerwell was the guest speaker at the social meeting of the Loomis Junior Women’s Club. An initiation of new members was held, with ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Dec. 25, 1959 Issue) Santa Claus made his pre-Christmas visit to Loomis by arriving in time for the Loomis Lions Club Christmas party and potluck at the Woman’s Clu ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Nov. 27, 1959 Issue) Dec. 8 was the date set by the division of highways, according to Alan S. hart, chief of District III in Marysville, for the dedication ceremonie ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Nov. 13, 1959 Issue) At their meeting the previous week, the executive board of the Loomis Lions Club voted to donate $100 to the Del Oro High School baseball team fu ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Nov. 6, 1959 Issue) Boy Scouts of Loomis Troop 12 were planning to hold a Court of Honor on Nov. 9 in the basement of the Congregational Church. Awards earned at Camp ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Oct. 9, 1959 Issue) The week of Sept. 28 would long be remembered by teachers, parents and students of the Loomis-Penryn area as Del Oro High School officially open ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Oct. 2, 1959 Issue) Loomis Sea Scouts of Ship 12 attended the first of several training sessions for the Winter Olympics at Camp Pahatsi and Squaw Valley. Loomis boys ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 25, 1959 Issue) Loomis Boy Scouts Troop 12 elected leaders for 1960, as follows: Jack Yokote, Scoutmaster; Bruce Barnes, Ed Horton and Steve Nicholas, Assistant ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 18, 1959 Issue) Del Oro High School, located between Loomis and Penryn, was set to open for instruction of freshmen and sophomores on Sept. 28, one week after P ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 11, 1959 Issue) David Barnes, son of Dr. and Mrs. P.D. Barnes of Loomis, had won the “Best of Show” award at the Empire Fair in Ukiah for a casein paintin ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 4, 1959 Issue) Following is the menu planned for the first week of school in the Loomis Union Elementary School District. Tuesday, Sept. 8: Hot dogs, Spanish ri ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 28, 1959 Issue) Young people from Loomis attending Placer Union High School, Golden Hillmen Band Camp during the week were Pat Schweigert, Jeff Ross, Jackie Yoko ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 21, 1959 Issue) Mrs. Lois Leak entertained the Mustn?t Miss Bridge Club in her home. Prizes were won by Marge Osborn, Sue Hansen and Gene Sady. 25 YEARS AGO ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 14, 1959 Issue) Ticket were on sale for the benefit dance, sponsored by the Lomis Jr. Women’s Cub. The dance would be at the Loomis Memorial Hall, wit the Bill ...

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50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 7, 1959 Issue) A new fire house was to be built in Loomis, and prelimary work was started by contractor Bert Norberg of Loomis. The building would be 30 by 60 ...