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Leon Reporter
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa
Thursday, July 14, 1938, Page 3


A Boy to the Weekes

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Pearl Weekes of Leon at the Decatur county hospital, Tuesday, July 12, a seven and three-fourths pound son. The little fellow has been named Michael Manning Weekes. Mrs. Weekes is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Manning of this city.

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Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Gunter have received an announcement informing them of the arrival of a 7 pound girl to Mr. and Mrs. Roy Gunter of Alton, Illinois, July 7. The little lady has been named Martha Kent.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. James Penisten of Des Moines, a son, on Sunday, July 10. This is Charles Penisten's first grandchild. James is a former Leon resident.

Mr. and Mrs. Jake Lentz are the proud parents of an 8 pound girl. Mother and babe are doing nicely. Mrs. Bruner of Davis City is caring for them.

A baby daughter was born to Mr. and Mrs. C. H. _orey at the University hospital at Iowa City last Tuesday morning. The little miss has been named Thelma Marea.

An eighteen month old baby boy arrived at the Vane Greenhalgh home last week and will make that his home. The little one is named Jimmy.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Gray living at Minneapolis, who send word they have a new girl, named Nancy Joe. Mrs. Gray will be remembered as Georgina Hamilton of this place.

Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, April of 2015