loomis history

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50 YEARS AGO (July 31, 1959 Issue) The board of directors of the Loomis Junior Women’s Club met at the home of president Mrs. Donald Cummings. The following were approved as chai ...

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50 YEARS AGO (July 24, 1959 Issue) Miss Pat Schweigert, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Al Schweigert, celebrated her 15th birthday the previous Saturday. Her guests were Karen Peterson ...

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50 YEARS AGO (July 17, 1959 Issue) Mrs. Ewin Nelthorpe was hostess to the Cinderella Bridge Club. A guest for the evening was Carmen Cooper. Members of the Budget Committee of the ...

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50 YEARS AGO (July 10, 1959 Issue) Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Brace entertained at their home with an outdoor patio picnic. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Bert Norberg, Mrs. Carolyn Law, Mrs. Le ...

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50 YEARS AGO (July 3, 1959 Issue) R.E. Horton returned to his position as postmaster at the local post office after a three-week vacation in the state of Nevada. He and Mrs. Horton ...

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50 YEARS AGO (June 26, 1959 Issue) Members of the American Legion Auxiliary were installed at a joint installation of Auxiliary and Legion. Mrs. Helen Broadhead, District Auxiliary ...

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50 YEARS AGO (June 19, 1959 Issue) Approximately 200 were present at the Court of Honor held by Boy Scouts of Troop 12. Court of Honor was opened with the flag presentation by the ...

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50 YEARS AGO (June 5, 1959 Issue) Past commanders were honored at the Past Commanders Night and Goodwill dinner sponsored by the John A. Stacker Post 775 of the American Legion. Th ...

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50 YEARS AGO (May 29, 1959 Issue) Those who attended the Lions Club convention at Hobergs were Messrs. and Mesdames Stanley Wright, Frank Mutoza, Frank Koy, Jess Bailon, George Ham ...

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50 YEARS AGO (May 22, 1959 issue) The Women’s Club of Loomis was planning installation of officers, with Mrs. Thomas Ross as the installing officer. The new slate of officers inc ...

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50 YEARS AGO (May 15, 1959 Issue) The John A. Stacker Unit 775, American Legion Auxiliary intitiated new members Gladys Lanouette and Noreen Aguilar at its regular meeting. Carolin ...

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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 (May 1, 1959 Issue) The A baseball team of the Loomis Grammar School again defeated their opponents in a game played against Ophir Elementary School. The final score w ...

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50 YEARS AGO (April 24, 1959 Issue) Members of the Loomis Women’s Club attending the Sutter District Convention of the California Federation of Women’s Clubs held in Auburn wer ...

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50 YEARS AGO (April 17, 1959 Issue) The 11th annual Japanese American Citizens League Picnic turned out to be the biggest in its history with an estimated 7,500 persons taking pa ...