Fayette History Day 2011.11.02

Written by David Green.

Fayette History Day is scheduled Nov. 12 and so far five people are planning displays at the annual event.

The program celebrating local history is scheduled at the Opera House from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be available for purchase, and cake and punch will be served during the annual celebration.

Jane Stiriz, Jim Fallon, Curt Cooley, Randy Scott and Kathy Fix will show historical items at the program. Anyone interested in displaying items should call Fix at 419/237-2418.

A collection of Fayette items formerly owned by David Loffer will be on display, along with a collection of photographs and memorabilia known as the Jim Fallon Collection.

The following current and former residents will be honored during the day: Dr. Robert (posthumously) and Mrs. Ruth Nyce, Kenneth Cooley, Don Glasgow, Eileen Woodard, Jane and Wilburn Brawley, Pauline Jones, Eleanor Myers, William Steinem, John and Wanda Bacon, and Durwood "Woody" Hibbard (posthumously). 

Look for additional details in next week’s Observer.

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