In Waupun, Wis., speeches were made, presents given, and an old man stood up to thank his friends for remembering him. He, one William Maxwell, 88, had completed his fifty-fourth year in the State penitentiary. He once killed a man in a saloon brawl.
In Newark, N. J., presents were given, speeches made, and an old woman stood up to thank her friends for remembering her. She, one Elizabeth L. Gray, had completed her thirty-third year in Bamberger's department store. She managed a department.
Off Norfolk, Va., one Walter Winner,...