BACKWARD GLANCES; WITH CHRIS NIELDExtracts from the Daily Examiner 50 Years Ago Today

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MISSES Sue Grace and Judy Whitehurst will attend Miss Lynette Anne Grace, of South Grafton, at her marriage this afternoon to Mr. Sidney John Freeman. Lynette is the eldest daughter of Mrs. M. A. Smith, of Bellingen. Mr. and Mrs. P. Freeman, of South Grafton, are the parents of the bridegroom. The bride will be given away by Mr. Alan Dahl. Messrs. Roy Franey and Keith Freeman will attend the groom.

LYNDI Fryer, of Grafton, won the coveted City of Grafton ballet championship at the eisteddfod. In second place was Robin O'Hara and in third place Roslyn Laing. Anonymous trophies were won by Jacqueline Moloney, of Harwood Island, Garry McBay, of Grafton and Felicity Laing, of Grafton. The Lyndi Fryer trophy for six and under ballet was won by Vicki Schofield. Wendy Meier won the Joan McBay trophy for the same section. Rhonda McLachlan won the anonymous trophy for the 14 years and under song and dance solo tap.

TWO Brisbane crews and one Grafton crew have entered for the 1962 All Schools Head of the Northern Rivers regulation fours today. …