60 years ago
nov. 15, 1962
Marion High School’s junior class will present the play “Night of Jan. 16th” Nov. 16 at the city building. This play is a murder trial in three acts. Karen Andre, portrayed by Mary Konarik, is on trial for murder. The play is unique in that the audience is the jury.
Plans for countywide administering of Sabin oral polio vaccine to an estimated 6,000 Marion County residents have been completed. A series of eight clinics will be set up to give simple doses on cubes of sugar.
Nancy Bennett celebrated her 8th birthday Nov. 6 when she entertained five little guests: Teresa Case, Cheryl Cox, Lisa Holmes, Susie Lundgren, and Cathy Newlin.
Births announced this week in the “Look Who’s Here” column include Thomas Michael, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gene Costello of Tampa; Gerald Leonard, son of Mr. and Mrs. LaVern Hoffman of Seneca; and Mary Kathryn, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Klenda of Lincolnville.
Harvey Hawkinson of Lost Springs missed $150 in this week’s Cash Day drawing. Mrs. Adolph Foth, Marion, received $40. Harold Vinduska, Marion, received $25. Hattie Morse, Marion, received $20. Harold McKibbin, Marion, missed $5.
Mrs. Kenneth Hartman was host Monday morning to a surprise “come as you are” coffee. Those attending were Mrs. Rosse Case, Mrs. Bill Holmes, Mrs. Robert Musgrave, and Mrs. Forrest Smith.