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October 9, 1947


Local News

Miss Jennie Smith of Hawkeye spent the week end with her sister, Mrs. A. J. Fox. 

Mrs. A. J. Fox entertained Tuesday afternoon as a farewell courtesy honoring Mrs. L. J. Smith and Mrs. Grace Sloan who are moving about October 15 to their new home in Strawberry Point. The afternoon was spent socially and bridge was played at three tables. Eighteen guests were present. A delicious lunch was served at the close of the afternoon. 


The Shakespeare Club held their first meeting of the year October 2 with Mrs. Margaret Jayne Collett. A one o'clock luncheon was served following which Mrs. A. Goby reviewed the book, "The Dr. Has a Baby," by Evelyn Barkin in a very pleasing manner. 16 members and two guests, Mrs. Dorothy Goebel and Mrs. Wilma Finch Felton of Santa Tablo, Calif., who is visitering her mother, Mrs. Grace Finch, were present. The program committee, Mrs. Collett, Mrs. J. D. Parker and Mrs. A. J. Fox, served as hostesses.  The next meeting will be with Mrs. C. R. Carpenter. 


October 30, 1947


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Mr. and Mrs. Robert Fox of Maryland arrived Saturday for a visit in home of their mothers, Mrs. A. J. Fox and Mrs. J. D. Parker. Mr. C. R. Carpenter, Mrs. J. D. Parker and Mrs. A. J. Fox drove to Prairie Du Chien, Wisconsin to meet them on Saturday.

~ transcribed and contributed by Crystal A. Bingham <>

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