Pinocchio Party Given On Seventh Birthday Of Ontario Girl

A PINOCCHIO party was enjoyed by Betty Lou Rathbun and 12 of her friends when she celebrated her seventh birthday recently.

Mrs. Lyle Rathbun entertained with a theater party for her daughter, taking the children to a matinee performance of “PINOCCHIO.”

Betty Lou age 7 at the site of her birthday party.

Later the group went to the Rathbun home, 218 Hawthorne Drive, where the children played games. Refreshments were served at a table decorated in the Pinocchio theme, and seven candles topped the birthday cake. Betty Lou received a number of gifts.

Guests were Judith Drew, Peggy Finley, Betty Ford, Patty Long, Diane Richardson, Gwendolyn Thornton, Sandra Miller, Sheryl Flum and Joan and Richard Smith of Riverside.

Excerpt is from unknown newspaper and author and clipped by Elizabeth Ensley Rathbun .