Mrs M F Manning re her passing: Mrs Manning, a Distinguished Woman

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Mrs. Ufa lining, n IHsfiiigiiislHMl Woman The death of Mrs. Anna Marie Manning of Wood River closed the career of a woman who had given distinguished service to her home city. She went to Wood River when it w-.ts a struggling ham- let. She saw ihe city grow, and she contributed mudi to its grow-ill. A leader in women's organi/.uions, she lent her energy jnd her fine intelligence to things thai were good. Movements- for tho public vvcllarc found in her a si.tlw.irt aide. In patriotic anil also, and in St. Bernard's parish of as a pioneer member, Mrs. Manning was a leader. Persons who needed help found her kindly, (iroups ih.it needed lonolul leadership turned to her. Ami when good was to bo achieved, Mrs. Manning Manning always responded. Wood River has lost a distinguished citi/cn, but ^ rou ps, the imprint of the line long remain. ork she accomplished will III S. on an

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 20 Dec 1951, Thu,
  3. Page 6

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