Now and Then

April 28, 1943

Native Citizen of County Dies Tuesday – Henry York, 61, lifelong resident of this immediate section died Tuesday. Burial was in Steward's Mill cemetery Wednesday afternoon under direction of Burleson Funeral Home, after religious services conducted by the Rev. H.L. McKissack. Near surviving relatives are three children, Mrs. Irene Beck of Houston; and Edward York in the armed services; two sisters, Mrs. Madison Henderson and Mrs. Wealthy Smith of Fairfield; and a brother, Jim York of Fairfield.

Who's Who – Born June 16, 1926 in Fairfield, the Williamson's were blessed with a little boy who they later called LaClaire (that isn't all of his name but it's all he will let us print). He has grown somewhat since that eventful day, since he is now 6 feet tall and weighs 170 pounds. LaClaire's, we might say, second and almost only love is the saxophone. He has been in the band four years, playing only tenor saxophone. He is band reporter for the Eagles Tales staff. When asked what he would like to be he said with much determination that he wanted to become a band director. Spencer Tracy and Ann Southern are his favorites in movieland. Hamburgers are his favorite food and collecting photos is his hobby. After graduation he is planning on entering SMU this fall. LaClaire has a very friendly disposition and is well liked by everyone.

Ira's – Who Done It? Starring Bud Abbott and Lou Costello; When Johnny Comes Marching starring Allan Jones and Jane Frazer; Something To Shout About starring Don Ameche and Janet Blair; Lady Body Guard starring Eddie Albert and Anne Shirley; Air Force starring John Garfield and Harry Carey.

April 25, 1968

Services Monday For Shamblin Baby – Graveside services were held for Baby Cynthia Ann Shamblin at the Fairfield Cemetery Monday April 22. She was the infant daughter of

 

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