A Trip to Florida

Foster, Rolland - 1951-01-15

Mr. and Mrs. Rolland Foster Sr., left Monday for a trip to Florida, where they will visit with Mr. Foster’s sister for several days.

“Sharpsville,” Kokomo Tribune (Kokomo, Indiana), 15 January 1951, p. 9, col. 8; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 25 November 2013).

3 thoughts on “A Trip to Florida

  1. EmilyAnn Frances

    I’ve always found these little announcements very charming. It brings a sense of closeness that must have existed in the community. Today we might communicate something like that through Facebook or Twitter. Happy Thanksgiving! By the way what was the trip for?

    1. Genealogy Lady Post author

      Happy Thanksgiving to you too! Lizzie (Foster) Johnson lived in Largo, Florida for many years. The family was always going down to visit her and vice versa. I have a couple of pictures of Jim Foster (Gladys’ brother) and his wife Thelma visiting Aunt Lizzie’s place after World War II. I also agree about the comparison. Newspapers were the way to announce stuff like that.


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