July 19, 1940

A group went to the Lodi plunge for swimming, then to a Chinese dinner. It was Robert Taylor’s birthday. Those who went were: Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Taylor and sons, Robert and Jerry, Mrs. Hilda Devore and daughter Dorothy, Thelma Smith, Frank Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Jenkins, Barbara Jean and Raymond Clark.

Charles Webb, Robert Smith and Edwin Madsen went on a three-day fishing trip up to Dark Lake.

July 21, 1950

Mr. O.O. Pratton was installed Noble Grand and Mr. Harold Knecht Vice Grand at an impressive ceremony last night by the Galt Oddfellows.

Mr. and Mrs. Bert Olson of Galt will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary this Sunday with an open house at their home. Mrs. Olson is the well-known Kindergarten teacher at the Galt Primary School.

Mr. and Mrs. Ed Olson’s children, Toni and Terry, had their tonsils removed July 11.

July 21, 1960

Carolyn Goldsmith of the Galt 4-H Club has been selected to receive the highest county 4-H award, county All-Star.

Mr. and Mrs. Bert Olson will mark their 40th wedding anniversary this Sunday with an open house at their home. Mrs. Olson is the librarian for the Galt area.

July 23, 1970

An open house reception honoring Mr. and Mrs. Bert Olson on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary will be held Sunday afternoon at the Grange Hall.

Janet Williams recently made a hole in one at the Forest Lake Golf Course, 145-yard third hole. Witnessing the shot were Bonnie Gross and Zelpha Williams.

July 24,1980

Renee Lynn Roether of Galt and Edwin Arlt Jr. of Lodi became husband and wife when they recited nuptial vows June 14 at the Galt Methodist Church.

Larry and Jo Meridith are the proud parents of their first child, a boy, born July 16 at Sacramento Medical Center. He was named Andrew Joseph … Patty and Rex Lake are the proud parents of a baby girl born July 15 at Sutter Memorial Hospital. She was named Emily Louise.