Cerro Gordo County

Miss Elizabeth Mills


USO Appointment to Elizabeth Mills

Miss Elizabeth Mills, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.A. Mills, 20 1/2 9th N.W., will leave June 24 for New York City to begin a 3 weeks training course at Teachers college, Columbia university, duties with the YWCA branch of the USO.

After her course of study which will consist of a full schedule of classwork emphasizing a study of problems to be met in military and industrial communities, together with policies, procedures and general philosophy of the work involved, Miss Mills will be assigned to a military recreation project with the possibility of transfer to an industrial set up.

Miss Mills has been teaching English for the past 2 years at Emmetsburg high school. She is a graduate of Mason City high school, Mason City junior college and Iowa State Teachers college.

Source: Mason City Globe-Gazette, May 29, 1945 (photo included)