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Merrick County News


Scrapbook of Mrs. C. J. (Elizabeth) Dittmer

Assumption - that all these were published in the Clark's Enterprise ...
or the newspaper of Shelby, IOWA
None of the articles bear a publication date or name of newspaper.

Scrapbook, page 53


Married Fifty Years

Six Children Home for Mr. and Mrs. William
Kay Anniversary


Mr. and Mrs. William Kay

Chairman of     


   With all but three of their nine children at home to celebrate with them, Mr. and Mrs. William Kay of Minden observed their fiftieth wedding anniversary Thursday.
   Natives of Germany, Mr. and Mrs. Kay were married in Minden and have lived continually for a half century within a radius of a few miles. He is 77 and she is 67.

  Fifty relatives and friends observed the anniversary with them.
   The children are: Mrs. Charles Fox and Mrs. H. P. Gruenau of Council Bluffs; Fred W. Kay Mrs. Will Ploen, Mrs. John Luchsinger, Miss Lillie Kay, Dr. G. A. Kay, Nebraska City; Rudolph Kay of Hollywood, Cal., and Mrs. Frank Koch of Bridgewater, S. D. The latter three were not at the celebration.

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