Fay and Matha Shattuck Anniversary

Posted Online: Nov. 20, 2012, 10:59 am
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Fay and Martha Shattuck, Moline, will celebrate their 70th anniversary on Nov. 22 with a family dinner.
Martha Johnson, Lynn Center, and Fay Shattuck, Woodhull, were married at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa, on Nov. 27, 1942.
Their children are daughters, Sandra (Jim) Lien, Morgan Hill, Calif.; Marilyn (Bob) Juranich, Palm Springs, Calif.; and son, Alan (Paula) Shattuck, Moline. They have six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mr. Shattuck retired from the experimental department at John Deere in 1982 after 20 years.
Mrs. Shattuck retired in 1982 from Eagle Signal after 16 years.
They were lifetime members of Clover Chapel Church until it closed in 2009. They now attend Orion Christian Church.


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1864 -- 150 years ago: Telegraph reports state that, about 6 o'clock on the evening of the 20th, Quantrill, with about 800 of his thieves and robbers, surrounded Lawrence, Kan., and burned it to the ground.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Newton Beer's production of "Lost in London," which had a successful run for three seasons, was presented at Harper's Theater.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army commanded by Fran Duke Albrecht of Wurtemburg defeated the French army at Neufchmtenu.
1939 -- 75 years ago: John Deere Harvester Works in East Moline is starting a four-story, $104,000 addition to the combine assembly building.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Short Hills Country Club held onto its lead yesterday despite a rally by host Davenport Country Club and claimed the team title in the Sunshine Cup golf series.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad-Citians can look forward to more excitement and fun at this year's Rock Island Labor Day parade at 9:30 a.m. Sept 4, say organizers. This years theme is "Celebrate Rock Island."

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