Short News Items from 1950

Kenneth Gunton is slowly improving at his home following four weeks in Nesbitt Memorial Hospital where he submitted to an operation. (Wilkes-Barre Record, January 21, 1950)

Miss Mary Eveland, student nurse at Memorial Hospital, Easton, was a recent weekend guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Eveland. (Easton Star-Democrat, January 25, 1950)

Maj. Thomas Eveland, Washington, D.C., spent the weekend with his family here. (Easton Star-Gazette, January 27, 1950)

Mrs. Elfa Long gave a surprise birthday party February 19 for her mother, Mrs. Andrew Briner, on her 80th birthday. Those present were Elroy and Ella Mae McGrew, Ollie and Melvin McGrew, Curtis and Eleanor McGrew, Lyle and Alta Briner, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Long Sr., Talent, and the host and hostess Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Long Jr. (Medford Mail Tribune, March 1, 1950)

Mr. and Mrs. Davis and family from Hawthorne, Cal., are now living in their upper Wagner creek home which they purchased recently from Mr. and Mrs. Charles Long. The Longs have moved to their new home on Wagner creek road near Talent, where her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Briner, will join them as soon as their apartment is finished. (Medford Mail Tribune, April 13, 1950)

Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Whisenand and children, James Mott Whisenand and Susan Whisenand, left yesterday for their home in Washington, D.C., after several weeks’ visit in the west. They visited Mrs. Whisenand’s mother, Mrs. James W. Mott, at Salem, also with Mrs. Whisenand’s sister, Mrs. John Sullivan at Madras and with Mr. Whisenand’s mother, Mrs. Benjamin Whisenand at Bend. (Salem Capital Journal, July 15, 1950)

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