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Bailey Bank Building 100th celebration



A large crowd attended the 100th celebration of the Bailey Bank Building in Milano on Friday night at the town’s civic center. July 27 marked a century since the opening of the bank. Proceeds from the fund-raiser will help in the restoration of the building where city offices are to be located. The event included snacks and musical entertainment. Special guests were Marjorie Bailey, at right in pink, and her daughters Mary Jane Morgan of Waco and Lou Beth Birdwell of Dallas. Mrs. Bailey celebrated her 93rd birthday on July 26. Bottom left, local singer Lynn Martin entertains the crowd. Bottom right, a sketch of what the renovated building will look like when funds are raised and construction completed. A large crowd attended the 100th celebration of the Bailey Bank Building in Milano on Friday night at the town’s civic center. July 27 marked a century since the opening of the bank. Proceeds from the fund-raiser will help in the restoration of the building where city offices are to be located. The event included snacks and musical entertainment. Special guests were Marjorie Bailey, at right in pink, and her daughters Mary Jane Morgan of Waco and Lou Beth Birdwell of Dallas. Mrs. Bailey celebrated her 93rd birthday on July 26. Bottom left, local singer Lynn Martin entertains the crowd. Bottom right, a sketch of what the renovated building will look like when funds are raised and construction completed.

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