Monday, September 13, 2010
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Well, great-uncle Math was getting his reporter sea-legs, it looks like. ( He claimed to have started reporting for the papers 9 years earlier in 1907). I was just re-reading the page on the right, where he makes maximum use of one incident, an attack of appendicitis.
"Mrs Joe Wondro returned from Anoka Saturday, where she had an operation for appendicitis".
Then, farther down:
"Joe Otremba returned from Anoka Friday. He was there with his daughter, Hattie, who had an operation for appendicitis"
and just in case you missed some part of the story--
"Mrs Joe Otremba returned from Anoka Friday, where she had been on a visit".
(And in other news, it's pretty cool the Fishermen in Buckman even had a president, don't you think? ☺)