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Looking Back

120 YEARS AGO, 1891

The Fairbury Gazette

Congressman McDeighan of this district wanted a federal appropriation of a million dollars for relief of farmers in Nebraska.

Honor roll pupils in District No. 86 (three miles south and one east of Daykin) were Bertha Albright, Alonzo, Foster and Mamie Church, George Harry and John Lightbody, Jessie and Manley Osborn and Friel Renner. Mrs. Mattie Bower was teacher.

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110 YEARS AGO, 1901

The Fairbury Journal

Officers of the Local Farmers Institute were C.Y. Smith, president; O.C. Burch, Ed Brown, Milton Coffman, Gus Koeppel and Peter Jansen.

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Roger and Terri Stewart

Dr. Guy and Ruth Stewart and family would like to honor Roger and Terri Stewart with a card shower for their 30th wedding anniversary, which is Thursday, Feb. 24.

Cards may be sent to 71675 Highway 15, Fairbury, NE 68352.

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Ed and Gladys King

The family of Ed and Gladys King would like to honor them with an open house for their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Feb. 24, 1961. Family and friends are invited to attend the open house on Sunday, Feb. 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, 1100 G St., Fairbury. The couple requests, no gifts. Their children are Nancy Maloy of Omaha, Tom and Josie King and Dave and Ann King, all of Tulsa, Okla. They also have five granddaughters and one great-grandson. Cards may be sent to 1115 Sixth St., Fairbury, NE 68352.

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Henry Ortgies

The family of Henry Ortgies would like to honor him with a card shower for his 104th birthday, which is Sunday, Feb. 27.

Cards may be sent to PO Box 227, Fairbury, NE 68352.

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Mildred Eisenhauer

The family of Mildred Eisenhauer would like to honor with a card shower for her 100th birthday, which is Monday, Feb. 21.

Cards may be sent to PO Box 1196, Coupeville, WA 98239.

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Lois Gentzler

The family of Lois Gentzler would like to honor her with an open house for her 80th birthday.

Family and friends are invited to attend the open house on Saturday, Feb. 26, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, 2310 H St., Fairbury.

Her children are Ron and Peggy Gentzler of Woodlawn, Texas and Debbie and Richard Hellbusch of Fairbury. She also has six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Cards may be sent to 1929 H St., Fairbury, NE 68352.

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Charlotte Gaughenbaugh

The family of Charlotte Gaughenbaugh would like to honor her with a card shower for her 85th birthday, which is Friday, Feb. 18.

Cards may be sent to 105 West Ave., Republican City, NE 68971.

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Leonard Bartels

The family of Leonard Bartels would like to honor him with a card shower for his 70th birthday, which was on Feb. 10.

Cards may be sent to 507 B St., Washington, KS 66968.

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Shumate And Arend Exchange Wedding Vows

Shandy Shumate of Tulsa, Okla. and Zach Arend of Irving, Texas exchanged wedding vows on Dec. 4, 2010 at Vesica Piscis Chapel in Tulsa.

The Rev. Brad Jenkins performed the 6 p.m. ceremony.

Parents of the couple are Randy and Shelly Shumate of Dodge City, Kan. and Jeff and Lisa Arend of Deshler.

Grandparents of the groom are Vic and Carol Grummert, Wendell and Karen Arend, all of Fairbury.

The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father. She wore an Ivory strapless gown with lace overlay. She carried white hydrangeas, eggplant lilies, roses and cymbidiums.

Maid of honor was Kate McNamara of Tulsa.

Bridesmaids were Melissa Jones of Tulsa, Shanna Shumate of Manhattan, Kan. and Shaley Shumate of Dodge City, both sisters of the bride.

Best man was Ben Wallis of Irving.

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PLITZUWEIT

Tom and Beth Plitzuweit of Plymouth would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Elise Ann Plitzuweit, born Feb. 3, 2011 at BryanLGH East in Lincoln, weighing 7 pounds and 9 ounces. She was welcomed home by sisters, Madeline, Grace and Kayla. Grandparents are Gerald and Vicki Schroer of Stevensville, Mich., James and Kathy Plitzuweit of Racine, Wis. Great-grandmothers are Adeline Schroer of Bloomkist, Minn. and Hazel Plitzuweit of Spring Grove, Minn.

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