1/16/1913, Mechanicsville A.F. and A.M. Lodge, Dec. 27, 1912. J. U. Muschany, William R. E. L. Fulkerson, Sr. W., M*ke Sutton, Jr. W., Henry Johnson, Secretary, and Louis Fluesmeier, Treasurer.
July 9, 1925. On July 1st, Mrs. John Lay cleebrated the 9th birthday of her youngest daughter. Friends young and old were there to wish the little girl many happy returns. She received many nice presents and several beautiful bouquets of flowers. At the noon hour nine little boys and girls sat down to a bountifully supplied table and though they did their best, there was plenty left when the older folks' time to eat arrived. Everyone enjoyed the day very mucha nd hope to help Mary Edith celebrate next year. The children present were Dorothy Voght, T*dd Keller Shaner, Opal Cunningham, Dorothy Johnson, Ray, Morgan, Donald, Leola and Wayne C*rk.
1/6/1927, SCBN. "The young folks are certainly making the best of the ice out this way--one of the big times they had was 'watching the old year out and the new year in'. They gathered at McKenney's large pond, built a big fire and had a glorious time. Those present were Misses Ruth, Thelma and Mary Edith Lay, Frances Marie and Ollie Opal Cunningham, Annie Lee and Betty Howard, Dorothy Johnson, Mr. G*rdon Dixon, MR. Ivan Lay, Mr. Sam and Charles Picreaux, Newton BRay, To*d Keller Shaner and Edward and Milton Smith."