By Irene Sharp (Mt. Vernon Ohio) Mrs. Bessie Simmons of Columbus was the guest Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Williams of N. Norton st. Mr. and Mrs. William Lang and Mrs. Russell Coleman of Newark were week end guests of Mr. and Mrs. Earl T. Sharp of W. Chestnut st. David Payne, Wilberforce student, spent the week end with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Payne of W. Chestnut st. Cpl. Gene Rouse, son of Mr. and Mrs. Horace Rouse, 210 W. Curtis st., has been transferred from Los Angeles, Calif., to Fort Dix, N.J. A diptheria quarantine has been placed on the home of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Payne, 1302 W. Vine st., a child in the family being ill. Health board clerk J.B. Sensel said it was the first case of this disease in Mt. Vernon in 25 years. Chester McGee was pleasantly surprised Saturday evening, March 18, with a birthday party given in his honor at the home of Mrs. Andrew Lewis, Coshocton ave. An evening of games and dancing was enjoyed by the young people. The Elks were responsible for a grand evening of entertainment Monday when they presented Eddie Nix and his Rhythm Six at the Sunset club located on the Neward rd. The music was grand and all in all a good time was had by all. Mr. and Mrs. Early Sharp of W. Chestnut st. and Mrs. William Lang of Newark were dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Chancellor Monday evening.
The Ohio State News
"Down Our Way" (1944). Newspaper Articles. Paper 203.