Mr. and Mrs. E.R. Birkhimer of Dresden celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary Sunday with a chicken dinner to a group of relatives and friends.
Mrs. Birkhimer was 81 years of age last Saturday and Mr. Birkhimer will be 81 on March 3. They have two children living, Pearle E. Birkhimer of Canton, and Mrs. Harry Thomas of Dresden Rt. 1. there are also four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Three children are deceased.
Those present Sunday were Mr. and Mrs. Pearle Birkhimer, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Thomas, Erma and Florence Thomas, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Thomas and children, Athern and Lovell, Mrs. Elma King, Mr. and Mrs. Elbert King, Ethan Carnes, Fred Cruise, Rowena Krebs and Mrs. Casper Krebs, and Mr. and Mrs. E.R. Birkhimer.
From: The Times Recorder (Zanesville, OH), January 27, 1942