News: Curtiss, Wis. (10 June 1943)

Contact: Stan

Surnames: Matthias, Geary, Knight, Ecke, Thieme, Gustafson, Thompson, Midtliem, Frank, Etta, Pohl, Kraut Pagel, Thiel

----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 06/10/1943

Curtiss - June 10, 1943

Mrs. Frank Matthias will be hostess to the Evagelical Lutheran Ladies’ Aid on Thursday, June 17.

Mrs. Willard Geary entertained at a linen shower in honor of Miss Selma Knight on Thursday. Her marriage to Levi Ecke of Marshfield will be an event of Saturday, June 12, at the Ev. Lutheran church.

Mrs. Matilda Ecke of Mt. Hope, Wis., visited her sister, Mrs. Fred Thieme, and family the past week. They spent Wednesday with the latter’s daughter, Mrs. Seymour Gustafson and family at Unity, Wis.

Miss Thea Thompson, who teaches in the Beloit city schools, arrived home on Sunday to spend her vacation with her sister and brother in law, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Matthias.

The Ladies’ Aid of the Evangelical Lutheran church will sponsor a father-and-son banquet at the village hall on Monday evening, June 12, at 7:30 p.m. A program has been arranged. Rev. J. Midtliem of Stanley will be the speaker. All men are invited. If you have no son bring some one else’s. A free-will offering will be accepted.

Mrs. Harold Frank of Green Lake and Miss Mary Thompson of Nekoosa finished their teaching last week and returned home on Sunday to spend their vacation with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Theo. Thompson.

Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Etta of Manitowoc visited last week with the former’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Pohl.

Mr. and Mrs. Leo Kraut, Jr., and family of Madison visited over the week-end with the former’s aunt, Miss Bertha Kraut and grand mother, Mrs. M. Kraut.

Mr. and Mrs. Ted Pagel and Mr. and Mrs. Max Thiel of Chilton spent ***Note: The rest of the article was cut off and not available at the time of transcription.



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