|It Was News Then|
|Wednesday, November 28, 2012 1:00 PM|
One Year Ago
• Edna Jane Nolte received 27 girls into the ranks of Court Delphos 707, Junior Catholic Daughters of the Americas (JCDA). Nolte is national first regent of the Catholic Daughters of he Americas, the social-service organization that sponsors JCDA for girls grades two through 12.
• Three members of St. John’s Blue Jay volleyball team were voted honorable mention honors by the Midwest Athletic Conference for the 1987 season. They were senior Laura Shaw, setter; senior Elaine Wrasman, hitter and junior, Anne Hohman, hitter. Shaw is the daughter of Ray and Kathleen Shaw, Wrasman is the daughter of Melvin and Ruth Wrasman, and Hohman is the daughter of Louis and Carol Hohman.
• Mrs. A. J. Meyer and Mrs. Robert Liggett served as co-hostesses for the ladies day luncheon party held Tuesday afternoon at the Delphos Country Club. A delightful buffet luncheon was followed by cards. Prizes were awarded to Mrs. Cletus Myers, Eleanore Minzing and Mrs. Kenneth Parkinson.
• Mrs. Herman Lehmkuhle was hostess to the members of the Gaytimers Club Monday evening in her home on Bank Street. In card games played, first prize went to Mrs. Richard Shirack, second and traveling prizes were awarded to Mrs. Elvin Patton and Mrs. Waldo Baker received the third prize.
• A group of local residents were in Napoleon Friday evening to attend a union rally. Present were the following from Delphos: Rev. and Mrs. C. A. Ford and sons, Dallas, Glen and Robert, Mrs. Bert Miller, Rosabel Miller, Nick Gengler, Hariette and Florence Baer, Clarence Butler, Juanita DeLong, Irvin Fair and Lloyd Peters.
• Various important business matters including nomination of officers will come before the Pythian Sisters at a regular meeting scheduled for Tuesday evening in Castle Hall. At the close of the meeting a potluck luncheon will be served. The committee is composed of Mrs. C. Fredrick Faye, chairman; Leona Griffith, Mrs. Van Clawson, Mrs. Homer Nihiser and Pearl Leininger.