“Raft race entries sail down river” – 1981

Raft race entries

Source:  Rockford Register Star July 5, 1981

Helman, William

William L. Helman Sr., 88, formerly of 234 N Avon St., died in Mattoon Odd Fellows Old Folks Home.(2 yrs) married to former Elsie G. Ward in Byron, Il April 1918, 2 sons, 1 daughter, Julian-Poorman F H, Willwood Burial Park

Source: Rockford Morning Star 6/18/1970