Sept. 6, 1940

A deal was consummated Wednesday of this week whereby the Phillips property on the corner of 5th and C streets was transferred by Bert Phillips to Mr. August Pahl of this place. Mr. Pahl has already started to make alterations in the building and expects to move his home and shoe repairing business there in a week or 10 days.

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The Steiner addition to their new home is now completed and the boys can be justly proud of their quarters – steel windows, interior stucco, private shower and, above all, plenty of room.

Sept. 8, 1950

At the St. Christopher Catholic Church in Galt at 8 p.m. on Aug. 28, Livio Ceccarini claimed Frances Ellen Gill as his bride … On Friday evening, Sept. 1, Elsie M. Nelson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gust Nelson, and John E. Schulz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Schulz, all of Galt, were united in marriage at the Galt Lutheran Church … Miss Darlene Quashnick and Ralph William Isaacson, both of Galt, were united in marriage on Sept. 1 at 8 p.m. at Galt Christian Church.

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Mr. and Mrs. Ed Olson and daughters Toni and Terry returned last Friday from a five-day visit with Mr. Olson’s sister and family, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hagen of San Bernardino.


Sept. 8, 1960

In a stormy session of the Galt Planning Commission, the commission voted to reject the zoning of the Guthrie property from res-ag to M-1. Seven landowners, more than 20% of the property owners within the 200-foot limit, had protested.

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Newly elected Faith of the Wood-Lo Assembly No. 20, Order of Rainbow for Girls, is Virginia Fletcher of Galt. “Ginger” is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Orvell Fletcher and a junior at Galt High School.

Sept. 10, 1970

Miss Deedra Ann Lawrence, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brewer Lawrence of Galt, became the bride of Lindsay Powell Marshall Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Lindsay Powell Marshall of Lodi, in a double ring ceremony performed by the Rev. Shirley Sherrill at the First Methodist Church of Lodi on Friday, Aug. 28.

Sept. 11, 1980

Miss Galt Rodeo Queen finalist contestants are Leann Martin, Cindy Bice, Julie Duke, Charmaine Canaga, Lisa Tucker, Debbie Hayes, Cindy Meyer, Susan Adams and Shelly Contos.

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Galt 4-H member Damira Bechthold placed first in the Junior Division of the Hand Milking Competition at the California State Fair.