by Sheila Gardner

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July 5, 2013
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Class of 1943: Memories and milestones

When the Douglas County High School class of 1943 got together last month for their 70th reunion, there was plenty to celebrate. Seven of the 12 surviving members of the class attended the festive gathering at the Carson Valley Country Club, along with family members, “adopted” classmates and friends. Attendees included Edith Stewart Blevins, who now lives in Yerington, and hadn’t seen her classmates for several years, and Worth Gilbert Borda, who had been in declining health. That Friday afternoon, June 21, turned out to be the last time Worth’s classmates would see her. She died in her sleep at …

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The Record Courier Updated Jul 5, 2013 10:53AM Published Jul 6, 2013 10:47PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.