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Local Briefs

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Parent Issue
Day
2
Month
April
Year
1956
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John W. and Jean Sedlander, April 1970

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Published In
Ann Arbor News, April 25, 1970
Caption
Couple Honored Mr. and Mrs. John W. Sedlander are being honored as "Church Couple of the Month" by the Ann Arbor Kiwanis Eastern. Jean and John are co-chairman of the youth committee of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. They have directed plays given by the high school young people for the State Convention of Lutheran Church Women of Michigan and for worship services at Trinity. Members of the Senior Choir, they have also recently been assisting in the folk sing service by playing the balalaika and recorder. Jean graduated from the University of Wisconsin. John will receive his MA in Business Administration from U-M this spring.

Food Mart Founder Dies

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Parent Issue
Day
4
Month
October
Year
1979
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Ann Arbor Fire Department Battles Fire at Michigan Woodcraft Co. Building, November 1962

Ann Arbor Fire Department Battles Fire at Michigan Woodcraft Co. Building, November 1962 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 26, 1962
Caption
Smokeeater: An Ann Arbor fireman, atop a 100-ft. aerial ladder, shoots a stream of water at the roof of the building at 113 D. Fourth Ave., after a fire broke out in the structure's elevator shaft. The dense smoke which hampered firemen throughout the blaze can be seen pouring out of windows on both sides of the building.

Ann Arbor Eastern Kiwanis Club Members Salvage 'Project Warnhoff' Toys After Fire, November 1962

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Published In
Ann Arbor News, November 26, 1962
Caption
Toys Recovered: Members of the Ann Arbor Eastern Kiwanis Club led by Senior Parole Officer Robert Schumacher [third from left in this uncropped photo] carry toys from the Michigan Woodcraft Co. building after Saturday's fire. Hundreds of the toys to be given to needy children for Christmas in the "Project Warnhoff" program, were water-soaked in the fire.