Pictured are, from left, Debbie Travis Nation, grandmother; David Randall Travis, great-grandfather; Clara M. Travis Armstrong, great-great-grandmother, holding baby Carley Evelyn Marie Hardin; and Stephanie Hardin, mother.
60 years ago
Medical School is recommended
Recognizing the need for additional physicians in Kentucky, the Advisory Committee on Medical Education to the Legislative Research Commission recommended to the 1954 General Assembly, as a long-range plane, establishment of a school of medicine at the University of Kentucky “as soon as the Commonwealth’s finances permit,” according to an announcement from Frankfort this week.
As long as I can remember I’ve been celebrating Thanksgiving with my family. As a kid I remember going to my grandparents and sitting at the kids table. I remember that Pop-Pop’s prayers always seemed way too long.
Clara M. Travis Armstrong recently celebrated her 91st birthday at her home on Chatman Lane. Many friends and family members stopped by to wish her a happy birthday. Her six children presented her with two handmade white gliders for her patio. Pictured, from left, are Jim Travis, David Travis, M. Yvonne Patterson, Bonnie Travis Ochs, Clara Armstrong and Anita T. Richter. Absent was Clara’s son H. Wayne Travis.