Bio: Barr, Ruth (Retired Treasurer - 1973)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Barr, Bushman, Seliskar, Meinholdt, Ortwig, Schultz, Howard

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co, WI) 4/26/1973

Barr, Ruth (Retired Treasurer - 1973)

Mrs. Ruth Barr of Rt. 2 Greenwood, Town of Eaton treasurer for 17 years, was honored on Election day, April 3, with a plaque presented to her by Eaton Town board members. The presentation was made by Arthur Bushman, chairman.

Others on hand were Mrs. Evelyn Seliskar, clerk; Edward Meinholdt and Sam Ortwig, supervisors, and Clayton Schultz, patrolman. The inscription reads: “In appreciation to Ruth Barr for services rendered to the Town of Eaton as treasurer - 1956 - 1972.”

Mrs. Barr was not a candidate for reelection. Mrs. Billie Jean Howard was elected to succeed her.



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