f thirty-six natives of Medford who were living at the time of the anniversary celebration of 1905, and who had then attained the age of seventy-five years. The names of the six were written (upon protecting paper pasted upon the back of the frame), by its donor, the late George W. Stetson, April, 1910; who added, Taken in March, 1871.
They are (left to right):
[Miss] Sarah J. Blanchard,b. Jan. 13, 1829.
[Miss] Emeline A. Sparrell,b. Feb. 7, 1830.
Mrs. Lucy B. Conery, nee Butters,b. Feb. 2, 1829.
Mrs. John F. Sanborn,b. Dec. 1830.
Miss Ellen A. Jaquith,b. Aug. 3, 1829.
Mrs. Mary Peaslee, nee Butters,b. Dec. 14, 1832.
note.—Of the above, the first three and fifth are the four above alluded to.
Examination of the picture revealed the fact that brown paper backing was deteriorating; therefore the above copy is made and hereby transferred to the Regis-Ter's page.
On p. 24, Vol.
XIV, mention was made of the passing away of the first and eldest of the six, who were so nearl