1940-3-9 J. W. Swank's 91st birthday
I j j J . . , u 5vonk Is Honored on Qic. A-m A-m A-m "NiiiTcisury Lebanon, March 9 (Special) ". Jiay tjieason and Mrs. Victor Ya,cs arranged a party lo mark ,ne 91sl birthday of their father. J- J- W". Swank, Sunday, March 3. Mr. Swank has lived most of his life Linn county having come here by wagon tra from. Ohio when a youth. Decorations centered in a birthday birthday cake which at Mr. Swank's request request had 19 instead of 91 candles on It. The relatives and friends who gathered lo congratulate Mr. Swank were, besides Mr. Yales and Mr. and Mrs. Cleason and Nancy Mr. and Mrs. DeVero Taylor 'of Alsea, Mrs. Frederick Yarbrough and Peggy Jane who Ms ; Mr Swank's great grand : child, Mb-;; Mb-;; Mb-;; Altha Roster, Mrs. M. C. Van Lcu-ven Lcu-ven Lcu-ven and Mrs. Arthur and her daughters Miss Katherine and Mrs. Robert Thomson.