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Wonsevu correspondent

An old-timer is someone who remembers when “buying on time” meant getting to the store before it closed.

An old-timer is someone who remembers every detail of his life story but can’t remember how many times he’s told it to the same person.

We extend our sympathy to the family of Gabe Demmitt. He will be missed by his family and friends.

We also extend our sympathy to the family of Jim Reid. He will be missed by his family and friends.

Thanksgiving dinner guests of Roy and Bev Reynolds were Cathy and Floyd Dowell of Leon, Darin and Tina Reynolds of Wichita, and Alan and Kelley Reynolds of Winfield. Kelly attends the University of Kansas in Lawrence.

Doni Rogers spent Monday through Wednesday with her cousin who had surgery at Hutchinson.

Doni ate Thanksgiving dinner with Dale and Tootsie Snelling. On Friday, Doni attended the funeral of Gabe Demmitt.

Doni went to the Diamond W. Wrangler concert Saturday morning at Cottonwood Falls. Saturday afternoon she attended the annual Chinese Christmas gift exchange at Everett and Janet Cress’.

Cecela and Bob Gale and Bob’s sister visited Hazel Clothier Friday afternoon. They are from Florence.

Hazel ate Thanksgiving Day dinner with Esther and Larry Henderson in Wichita. John and Denise Lang, Johnny, Jamie, and Jasmine had fun in Branson. They returned home Friday.

Thanksgiving Day guests of Dale and Tootsie Snelling were Mark and Leann Lewman, Kiana and Levi of Sedgwick. They stayed Wednesday through Sunday. Other guests were Danny and Tammy Snelling, Tristen and Seth of Marion, and Dean Snelling of Goessel. They also celebrated Dale’s birthday. We extend birthday wishes to Dale, wishing him many more.

Friday afternoon guests of the Snellings were Sherry Hess, Karly, Molly, and Emmy, all of Marion. Granddaughter Lynn and husband Kent Mai of Goessel were Saturday guests.

Bill and Margie Williams had guests for Thanksgiving dinner. They included Gary Williams, Carl Williams of Wamego, Will and Gayla Soyez, Elliot and Samantha of Goddard, Terry Stienbachen and Neva Hicks of Wichita, and Samantha’s friend, Dereck of Peabody.

Carl and Becca of Wamego were Saturday dinner guests.

Bill and Margie Williams attended the 40th wedding anniversary of Ronald and Brenda Moore at Hillsboro. Their children surprised them with the celebration. We extend congratulations to Ronald and Brenda and wish them many more.

Sunday dinner guests were Carl and Becca Williams of Wamego. We celebrated Becca’s birthday. We extend “Happy Birthday” wishes to her, wishing her many more.

Shealah Gulic of Wichita stayed with Everett and Janet Cress Wednesday through Sunday. Janet said they enjoyed having her. On Thanksgiving Day, they went to Kylee and Kean Ownbey and Oliver’s in Hutchinson.

They had their annual Thanksgiving Chinese auction Saturday. Forty friends and relatives attended. Everett, a brother to Lynn, and Lisa Cress were among the guests from Rogers, Ark. Their grandchildren from Texas also were there. They enjoyed chicken and noodles for supper.

Have a good week!

Last modified Dec. 10, 2008