"Dinner for Mrs. Avery, 90 Years Old," Mexico (Missouri) Ledger, 27 January 1971, p. 12, col. 6.
for Mrs ' Aver y> 90 Years Old Mrs. Pearl Avery, who will .observe her 90th birthday Thursday, was honored Sunday at a dinner at her home. Those attending were Mr. and Mrs. Chester Avery and iMr. and Mrs. Delbert Avery of Laddonia, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Clifford Avery of Center, Miss Janet Sue Avery, Gary Wayne Avery and Robert Lee Avery of Montgomery City, Dale Brower of Bellflower, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Workes and Lyne Anne and Debbie of Farber, and Mr. and Mrs. Gene Avery, Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Plybon, Mr. and Mrs. Chester Williams, Mr. and Mrs. Billy Bob Workes and Vaugh, Mr. and Mrs. Venton Hayes and Miss Gay and Stanley, Mrs. Irene Workes and Mrs. Myrtle Atkins of Mexico. Afternoon callers were Mrs. Edith Christian and Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Dubea and children of Mexico.