Birth Announcements from the 1950s

RORICK—To Mr. and Mrs. Jay T. Rorick, 2296 Patterson Drive, a son, July 4, 1950. (Eugene Guard, July 6, 1950)

At Local Hospital—On Wednesday, a girl, seven pounds ten ounces, was born to Mr. and Mrs. Lester Walling at the Albany General hospital. (Albany Democrat-Herald, May 1, 1953)

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Francisco of 41 Boyer dr., a son at 4:05 a.m. today at Community Hospital. (Battle Creek Enquirer, November 17, 1955)

Mr. and Mrs. J.L. Gore, Des Moines, are the parents of a daughter born Thursday. Mrs. Gore is the former Evelyn Dilts, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Dilts, 1212 Lincoln Way. Gore is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Gore, 709 Duff Ave. (Ames Daily Tribune, April 24, 1959)

Evelyn Dilts & James Gore

Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Dilts have announced the betrothal of their daughter, Evelyn, and James Lyle Gore, son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Gore of Ames.  Miss Dilts is a student at the State University of Iowa.  Mr. Gore, a graduate of Iowa State College, is employed by Bankers Life Co. in Des Moines.

Source:  Des Moines Register, December 11, 1955.