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This Day in Norwood History-December 13, 1944-Friends Fete Mary Flaherty Now In Women’s Marine Corps Reserve

Friends Fete Mary Flaherty Now In Women’s Marine Corps Reserve

Two parties were given last week for Miss Mary Flaherty of 20 Lydcn street, who left Tuesday morning for boot training with the Women’s Marine Corps Reserve at Camp Lejeune, N. C.

Mrs. Philip King of Central street was the hostess at a dinner party at her home given for Miss Flaherty last Saturday night. The decorations were in red, white and blue with small American flags as table decorations. The guests were Miss Flaherty’s former co-workers from Bcndix Aviation who presented her with a purse of money.

On Sunday night. Miss Marion Foley and Mrs. Sadie Schefele of South Natick gave a buffet supper and dance at the home of Mr. John Foley of 24 Lyden street. Miss Flaherty was presented with money and gifts. Guests were present from Brighton, Brockton, Westwood and Norwood.

Miss Flaherty is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Flaherty of 20 Lyden street and has three brothers in the service, Cpl. Roger. Sgt. James and John. S 2/C, of the Seabees. all overseas.

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-Order of Rainbow Girls Installed

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-Order of Rainbow Girls Installed

INSTALLED — The Order of Rainbow for Girls held an impressive installation ceremony at Masonic Temple last Tuesday night. Installed as officers for the ensuing term were (left to right)…

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-FBI Training for Norwood Police Department

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1962-FBI Training for Norwood Police Department

F.B.I. SCHOLARS — These members of the Norwood Police Department were among the local police who attended the two-day F.B.I. School for police held at the Walpole High School last…

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1947-Norwood Salvage Co Buys Everything, Including Junk

This Day in Norwood History-February 1, 1947-Norwood Salvage Co Buys Everything, Including Junk

“We buy anything, including junk,” is the slogan of the Norwood Salvage Co, 1199 Washington street, South Norwood. Owner Ben Oppenheim is in the market right now for all kinds…

This Day In Norwood History-February 1, 1927-NORWOOD TO HAVE ITS FIRST TITLE SWIM TOMORROW NIGHT

This Day In Norwood History-February 1, 1927-NORWOOD TO HAVE ITS FIRST TITLE SWIM TOMORROW NIGHT

The first championship swimming event ever held in the pool of the Norwood Civic Association will take place tomorrow evening when competition is held for the women’s New England A.…

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