From the archives of The Leonard Graphic:
Miss Ava Cook
Mrs. Floyd Green of Leonard has announced the engagement of her daughter, Miss Ava Elizabeth Cook to Billy Turman, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Turman of Bonham. Miss Cook is a senior student in Bailey High School. Wedding plans will be announced later.
An 8 pound son was born to Mr. and Mrs. Haskell Freeman Friday, March 17, 1961 at Van Schoick Clinic in Leonard.
Thompson Twins Note Birthday
Tommy and Teddy Thompson, twin sons of Mrs. Thelma Jo Thompson, celebrated their 8th birthday with a party at their home on Friday afternoon, March 17 from 3:30 to 4:30.
Several guests and the honorees played games and enjoyed favors of chewing gum and balloons.
Refreshments of cake and ice cream were served to Ricky Smith, Becky Peirson, Jeff Smith, Debra Cushman, John McKee Myers, Vicky and Becky Stapp, Betsy Davis, Dennis Steele, Carolyn Partridge, Ricky and Ronnie Watson, Mike West, Luke Dixon, Larry Thompson, Anthaline Carol Thompson, Mrs. Evelyn Dixon, Mrs. Gilbert Smith and Kim.
It's a Boy
Mr. and Mrs. Danny Max Trapp of Grand Prairie announce the arrival of the son at 4:00 A.M. Saturday, March 18, 1961 at Arlington Hospital. He weighed 8pounds.
Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Jim Trapp of Leonard and Mr. and Mrs. Ewell Phillips of Dallas.