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She's a Western gal


She’s a Western gal

Evelyn Saumier

Age: 90.

Residence: Ironton.

Greatest achievement: “My family. I have six children, 13 grandchildren and I have a few great-grandchildren.”

Best classic movie: “I like westerns, especially John Wayne.”

Favorite color: Green.

Craziest thing in your life: “Making fudge and I threw it at my cousin. We were kids.”

Depression: “My dad did logging during the Depression.”

How did the Depression change you: “I’ve always thought ... If I only knew then what I know now.”

What do you do for fun: “Go to picnics, dancing, playing cards, listening to music and being outdoors.”

What do you listen to: “Western music, of course. I like Buck Owens and Johnny Cash.”

Your health: “I’m legally blind.”

Favorite thing you bake: Cinnamon rolls.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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