Loomis history

Letter from John Mehl of Anchorage: They survived Alaska tidal wave

50 YEARS AGO April 3, 1964 -- Mrs. Mehl of Loomis received a letter from Mr. and Mrs. John Mehl of Anchorage, Alaska stating that they survived a tidal wave catastrophe that swep ...

Shigeo Yokote related his family's story

50 YEARS AGO March 6, 1964 -- Loomis 4-H member Kathy Nute followed in the steps of her older brother and sister. Both had been County All-Stars and National Award winners. In fac ...

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50 YEARS AGO (MARCH 28, 1958 Issue) Mr. and Mrs. Art Stallman and Chuckie, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Stallman and family, Richard Stallman and Miss Janice Sloane of Roseville attended the ...

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50 YEARS AGO (MARCH 21, 1958 Issue) Ronnie Brown celebrated his 12th birthday by inviting several of his friends for refreshments and a skating party given by his mother, Mrs. Herm ...

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50 YEARS AGO (MARCH 14, 1958 Issue) Mr. and Mrs. George Coleman attended the 6th annual reunion of World War II veterans of the 148th Field Artillery Battalion held in Sacramento. ...

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50 YEARS AGO (MARCH 7, 1958 Issue) Penryn Chapter 159 Order of Eastern Star was to observe the 61st birthday of the chapter on March 11. Serving on the committee were Gene Sady, ch ...

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50 YEARS AGO (FEBRUARY 28, 1958 Issue) An auditing committee consisting of Lloyd Dudley, Harold Struble and John H. Gieck totaled the funds turned in for the Boy Scouts during the ...

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50 YEARS AGO (FEBRUARY 21, 1958 Issue) Supervisor John E. Boyington announced he would again be a candidate for supervisor of District 2. I have been a resident of Placer County fo ...

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50 YEARS AGO (FEBRUARY 14, 1958 Issue) Three Loomis Explorer Scouts received the highest award in the Boy Scout program, the Eagle award, at the Boy Scout Court of Honor in Loomis. ...