Cerro Gordo County

Miss Jerry James -Red Cross



Miss Odette Stoddard, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Stoddard, 324 2nd S.E., and Miss Jerry James, formerly of Mason City, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Hampton, have arrived in England to serve the Armed Forces as American Red Cross staff assistants. The 2 made their trip overseas on the same ship.

Miss Stoddard, until her Red Cross appointment, did civil service work in Mason City and Chicago.  She attended Colorado college and the University of Minnesota.

Miss James, formerly staff member of KGLO, is a graduate of Drake University.

Source: Mason City Globe-Gazette, May 24, 1944 (photos included of the two women)