Oct. 10, 1941

Family and friends gathered Sunday to celebrate a reunion at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Gudel south of Galt. All six children, Albert, Robert, Carl, Lillian, Florence and Fred, and about 60 relatives and friends met, and a wiener roast and barbecue were served at noon.

The call to arms has been answered by another young man of Galt, Walter Radke, who plans to leave for an Army training base on Oct. 20.

Oct. 12, 1951

Ed Olson of Robinson’s Feed Store ran into a golf ball last Sunday, and four stitches were necessary to arrange his face back to the way he looked before the accident.

Pete Girard celebrated his 9th birthday last week with a party at his home. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Girard. Those present were Ronald Stickel, Michael Greer, Gary Hall, Ray Wood, Kit Arlin, Clifton Loftin, Dennis Lee, Dickie Hardesty, Clifford Hardesty, Jessie Jaynes, Walter Dowdell, Denny Lott and Jerry Rice.

Oct. 12, 1961

A birthday party was given for Robin Patterson Sunday afternoon for her 7th birthday. Robin is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Patterson. Little guests were LuAnna Listini, Sharon Palmer, Judy Bowman, Kathy Lanza, Deanna Miller, Kim Johnson, Karen Rempser, Linda Williams, Gretchen Smith, Myra Caldwell, Judy Johnson, Melinda Melhaff, Doty Hatchell, and Ramona Harbert and son Johnny.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Armstrong (Bertha Liebig) of Galt a daughter, Janice Eleanor, Aug. 25 at Community Hospital, weighing 5 pounds 5 ounces.

Oct. 14, 1971

Farmers & Merchants Bank opened up their new drive-in window Monday with extended hours for the drive-in window only. On hand at the ribbon cutting ceremony with bank officials was Mayor Robert Lawrence. Carrie Erickson was the first customer at the drive-in.

Myrna (Miller) and Dennis McKindley of Acampo became the proud parents of a baby girl born in the Lodi Community Hospital Sept. 27. The young lady weighed a bouncing 9 pounds 11 ounces and is named Kay Corene.

Oct. 15, 1981

Chrystine Cosby, daughter of Donald and Ellen Cosby, and Kevin Pruitt, son of Mrs. Juanita Pruitt and the late Curtis Pruitt, recited wedding vows at Salem United Methodist Church in Lodi.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. James Beach of Galt a daughter, Stacey Michelle Ardis, Sept. 5, weighing 8 pounds 8 ounces at U.C. Davis Medical Center … Born to Mr. and Mrs. Jim Jones (the former Beth Johnson) a son, Calvin Henry, Sept. 30, weighing 7 pounds, 2 ounces at Methodist Hospital.