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"When I was 14, I was the oldest I ever was ... I've been getting younger ever since."
. . . of snow. It finally warmed up enough to snow again ... light, fluffy stuff (right now, as it falls). I guess I'd best get myself psyched up to clearing the walks soon. The snow seems to be letting up some. Once it quits, I'll scoop while it's fresh.
McMULLEN REUNION HELD AT DODGE PARK
[Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Published September 5, 1934, submitted by Ann]
The fourth annual McMullen reunion was held September 2 at Dodge Park in Council Bluffs with 118 present. They are the descendants of: James, John, Henry and Sol McMullen, Mrs. Betsy Creamer, Mrs. Martha Dutrow and Mrs. Phoebe Porter.
New officers elected were: Henry Rief, president; Harley McMullen, vice president; Mrs. N.A. Nelsen, secretary and treasurer. Committees named were: Program, Mrs. Lee McMullen, Mrs. Maggie Bybee, Mrs. Rhoda Williams, Mrs. Chauncey Shaw, Mrs. George Graybill and Miss Ruby McMullen; stunts, Walter Rief, Harley McMullen, Clinton McMullen and A.A. McMullen of Red Oak; lunch, Mrs. Harry McMullen and Mrs. A.H. McMullen.
The oldest member present was Albert Heaston of Council Bluffs. Kenneth Collins son of Mr. and Mrs. Ted Collins of Crescent was the youngest being but 3 months old. He is a great, great grandson of Sol McMullen. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Aird of Los Angeles came the longest distance.
Others present were: Mr. and Mrs. John Guinee and children of Joplin, Missouri; Mrs. Goldie Colwell of Stanton, Nebraska; Mrs. LeRoy Ludden of Ashland, Nebraska; Mr. and Mrs. A.A. McMullen of Red Oak; Mrs. George Hopkins and children of Lincoln Nebraska; Mr. and Mrs. Wade Steens of Oakland; Mr. and Mrs. George Miller and children of Neola; Mr. and Mrs. Jack Costello of Omaha; Mrs. Chauncey Shaw and daughter of Underwood; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Green, Mr. and Mrs. H.S. Tjaden and son, Mr. and Mrs. Ted Rice and sons, Alfred Bybee and son, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bybee and sons, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Jensen and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Fay Boyer and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Rief and children, Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Rief and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. E.J. Hadlund and sons, Mr. and Mrs. Louie Rief, Mr. and Mrs. J.D. McMillen and daughter, Mrs. Maggie Bybee, Ms. Luenna Dutrow (misspelled), Mrs. George Graybill and son, Mrs. Charlie Larsen (misspelled - my grandmother), Mrs. Emma Kaisor, Mrs. Ida Wallace, Misses Leona and Dorothy Currie, Dick Waller and Albert Heaston of Council Bluffs; Mr. and Mrs. O'Ceil Dewalea and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Lee McMullen, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Rief, Mr. and Mrs. Ted Collins and sons, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Rief and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. A.H. McMullen, Mr. and Mrs. Amer McMullen, Mr. and Mrs. Harley McMullen and children, Mr. and Mrs. Harry McMullen, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Miller, Mrs. Rhoda Williams, Misses Dorothy and Laura May Miller, Ruby McMullen and Florence Bostwick, Ira McMullen, Carl Miller, Dwaine McMullen, Gerald Gill, Dwaine Hemminger and Mrs. N.A. Nelson of Boomer.
From the following link: http://genealogytrails.com/iowa/pottawattamie/family_reunions.htm
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