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Dixon Evening Telegraph 30 July 1947

The Reuben McBride's have moved to Shaws where Reuben will be manager of the Lee County Grain Assoc. replacing Kenneth Gentry who has engaged in house moving and now lives in Amboy.

Dixon Evening Telegraph 10 December 1947

Mrs. Reuben McBride will be hostell to the American Legion Auxiliary at her home in Shaws Monday at 7:30 P.M. This will be a regular meeting and a Christmas Party with a gift exchange.

Dixon Evening Telegraph 27 December 1947

Mrs. Reuben McBride was hostess of the American Legion Auxiliary Monday night. She was assisted by Mrs. C.A. Ullrich, and Mrs. Roland Ullrich.

Dixon Evening Telegraph 17 February 1949

Mrs. Ed Vock and two daughtes of Polo were Saturday afternoon guests at the home of Mrs. Vincent Marshang

Dixon Evening Telegraph 22 August 1951

At Shaw Station, entance to the grain elevator office was gained after the burglar pried open the front door. Ruben McBride, local opeator of the elevator discovered the break-in when he opened the office at 7:30 a.m. Sheriff Redebaugh said.

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