Lynn L. Martin
The District 8 A & B American Legion Convention was held in Alva on Saturday, April 8. Those attending are (front row, from left) Ray Bender, Dept. Cdr. Don Kuutze, Rosalind Utech, Dept. Adjutant Carl Kuykendall, Sr. Vice Cdr. John Bloxom, and Vice Cdr. West Jimmy Ching; (second row) Cdr. 8B Carl Miller, Don Roane, Deloris Roane, Milford White, Marv Sandbek, Randy Teeters, Curtis Hemme and Robert Keister; (back row) Warren White, Sam McPherson, Hubert Mulkey, Zach Waddell, Dean Partee, Clint Strawn, Rod Duncan, Roger Marshall, Randy McRae, Arden Chaffee, Don Lynch, Jim Hurst and Don Beadles. Jim Hurst of Alva was elected District 8A 1st Vice Commander.