UPCOMING AUGUST MEETING
Our August meeting will take place
on Tues, August 8th, at 7:30 p.m.
in the main clubhouse, at Shiawassee Shores
Retirement Park in Linden!!
David Kincaid will be presenting a program called "The History of the Linden Mill Building".
The public is welcome!!
JULY MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
**July 11th, at the Shiawassee Shores Main Clubhouse
**27 attendees which included 3 guests
**Museum was open on Sunday, July 9th. 22 visitors.
The Linden All Class Reunion will tour the museum on Sunday, July 16th.
**Program was Mourning Customs of the Early Years,
by Patty Burgess .
Patty Burgess with a vintage funeral director suit. It belonged to Linden funeral director, Brian Bowles.
Vintage mourning jewelry
(photos supplied by Jayne Larion)
Congrats to our new Vice-President of the Society, Pete Maas,
and to our newest Trustee, Aaron Wiles.
We look forward to having you on our
Please welcome Nancy Wallace, of Linden, to the Society!
We are pleased to have you as a member, Nancy.
TRAVELING LINDEN T-SHIRT
Our Society member, AARON WILES, takes his Linden Mills T-Shirt with him, whenever he goes on vacation!
Enjoy the following pictures of him wearing it!
(Obviously, Aaron was out west in Yellowstone National Park, July 2017)
Aaron on a USN Battleship in North Carolina, 2016.
Aaron at Old Mission Pte Lighthouse in Traverse City - 2015.
Aaron at Point Betsie Lighthouse near Frankfort, MI - 2015.
LIFE-TIME SOCIETY MEMBER PASSES AWAY
Keith Wenger, long-time Linden resident and founding member of the Linden Mills Historical Society, passed away on May 1st, 2017. Keith was 95. Our deepest sympathy goes out to the Wenger family.
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