Nanna Baer-Hershey 28 June 1956

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Nanna Baer-Hershey
28 June 1956 - 88, She Takes In Sewing i j j MRS. HERSHEY AT...
88, She Takes In Sewing i j j MRS. HERSHEY AT SEWING MACHINE By IS.VBELLE McCORMICK DALTON — Despite the fact that Mrs. Nanna Hershey of N. Church st will be 88 years old July 8 shc continues to make house dresses and do alterations for customers who have been depending depending upon hcr as a seamstress for many years. Using a sewing machine she acquired acquired in 1888 when she started housekeeping with her husband, the late Eli Hershey, she began sewing for others in 1922 when shc and Hershey moved to town iShe and her husband, who died 16 years ago formerly sang in the church choir for a number of years. Prior to attending the local church, Mrs. Hershey was a member member of the Sixteen Evangelical and Reformed church. She is active active in church events and regularly regularly attends meetings of Circle I of the Missionary society. Mrs. Hershey, who maintains a seven-room home and tends a small flower and vegetable garden garden also is an active member of the DaKon Homemakers club. many friends, many wedding dresses as well as other fancy gowns but confines her sewing nowadays to much plainer clothing. clothing. iris Hershey. She also has another another son, Merle Hershey of Orrville Orrville and two daughters, Mrs. Fred Hambleton of Canton and Mrs. C. R. Goudy of Dalton. She has 11 grandchildren and 16 •great-grandchildren. A native of East Greenville, tend services on her bsrthdav an- ^ he is ono ^ f a family n( seven children of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Bacr. She and a sister. Mrs MRS. HERSHEY expects to at nivcrsary at the First Presbyterian Presbyterian church of Dalton of which she has been a member since 1902. are the

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  1. The Evening Independent,
  2. 28 Jun 1956, Thu,
  3. Page 15

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