Mrs M F Manning

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Mrs M F Manning - WOOD RIVER Home-Comlna Celebration. The...
WOOD RIVER Home-Comlna Celebration. The home-coming celebration for returned soldiers to bo given by the Comfort Kit and Woman's clubs, ttw village and citizens ot Wood Utvor will be on August 7. The program will begin at 0:30. The party will bo on Furgeson avenue from Wood River to First street and on Whitelaw trom Furgeson to Larena. The Comfort Kit club has $200 In Its treasury which will be used to provide $2 tickets for returned soldiers. .The committee urges all soldiers to register at the Ratts and Itiggs drug store so they will know how many to prepare for. The village council and Wood River Woman's club will help I wood iviver mruumuo vww *••" — ~-i Ico Dear t, ne expense ol the celebration. .. »7 Refreshments will be served at Ratts and Riggs and the-Owl drug stores and at the University and Prln ness confectionery stores, which have donated by the owners. Citizens refreshments, but soldiers and sailors and marines will get them free. members of the general corn- by mittee in charge of the celebration - are: Mrs. M. F. Manning, general free, chairman; Mrs. Harry Stockel, as- sistant; members of the village coun cil, Mrs. S. A. Beach, Geo. Gunnison, Geo. Gillham, Chan. Vaughn, H. H. Clark, Wm. Bacheldor, Frank Gainor and N. Gethel. who the an

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 02 Aug 1919, Sat,
  3. Page 5

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