January 23, 1938 Ethel Couple Mark 50th Anniversary Sherman, Texas, Jan. 22: Mr. and Mrs. R. G. DIRICKSON of Ethel observed their golden wedding anniversary this week with more than 125 guests present. Mr. and Mrs. Dirickson have been residents of Ethel more than fifty years. Mrs. HAROLD MAYFIELD of Dallas presided over the anniversary book. A three-tier wedding cake was made by Dirickson’s only sister, Mrs. ALICE MCGEHEE of Sherman. Dirickson was born near his present home April 28, 1862. Mrs. Dirickson was Miss LILLIE DAVIS and was born in Missouri April 2, 1866, but came with her parents to Texas when she was 6. They are members of the Church of Christ. They have one daughter, Mrs. WARD THOMPSON of Bovina and one grandson.