Ann Arbor News, November 12, 1976
Ann Arbor marked Veterans Day Thursday with a downtown parade, featuring old and young marchers.
Ann Arbor News, December 1, 1989
OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS - Elizabeth Hall, a member of the Allen School Girl Scout Troop 579, decorates a tree at Cobblestone Farm with handmade ornaments. The Cobblestone Farm, at 2781 Packard Road in Buhr Park, will present its fourth annual country Christmas Saturday and Sunday, from noon to 4 p.m. The 1844 farm will be decorated in the early Victorian style, including live music, antique toys and toy trains. There is an admission fee.
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Alma Wheeler Smith was born in 1941. She recalls attending Civil Rights meetings in Ann Arbor with her parents. Her father Albert H. Wheeler was the first African American mayor of Ann Arbor (1975-78). Smith worked for nearly a decade as a TV producer before becoming a politician. Smith (D) served in the U.S. House of Representatives as part of the Michigan delegation from 2005-2010 representing the 54th District. Prior to her tenure in the U.S. House, Smith served in the Michigan Senate representing the 18th District from 1995-2002.
Alma Wheeler Smith was interviewed by students from Skyline High School in Ann Arbor in 2018 as part of the Legacies Project.
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Pediatric Patients Celebrate Halloween With Girl Scout Troop 139, October 1975
Ann Arbor News, October 28, 1975
Halloween came to the pediatrics section of St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Monday. Members of Girl Scout Troop 139 brought pumpkins, paper bag masks, punch and cookies to youngsters in the hospital. Three of the patients learning to make jack-o-lanterns around table from left are Joe Penn, Todd House (partially hidden) and Jeffrey Brancheau. (News Photo by Richard Walker)