Ritter, Harry – Excalibur Award Finalist

Ritter, Harry Excalib

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Nov. 28, 2001

Girl Scouts – Plan Cookie Drive 1956

Girl Scouts cookie drive

“Plan Cookie Drive – Mrs. George Seeberg, seated, cookie chairman for the Rock River Valley Council of Girl Scouts, explains plans for the sale, which opens Wednesday, to several neighborhood cookie chairmen, left to right, Mrs. Ralph Warner, Mrs. Victor Crowley, Mrs. Richard Fennell, and Mrs. Leonard Marinelli. (Staff photo)

Source: Rockford Morning Star, April 17, 1956

Girl Scout Show

Girl Scout lambs

” Mary’s Little Lamb – Brownies get acquainted with lamb during Girl Scout exhibition in natural guard armory Saturday. Mrs. Elmer Olson, Lincoln Park, holds lamb for Peggy Oberg, Rockford, left foreground, and Sandy Nelson, right foreground.”

“Wildlife, handicraft, nature exhibits, outdoor ideas, and practical first aid hints highlighted Saturday’s exhibit program of the Rock River Valley council of Girl Scouts in the national guard armory,”

Much more in full article; see microfilm.

Source: Rockford Morning Star April 15, 1956