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Local history: Margaret receives a key from her parents to mark her 21st birthday.

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February 11, 2018

Margaret receives a key from her parents to mark her 21st birthday.

Margaret Dwyer is 21

A sleeveless frock in white Swiss cotton with a high neckline featuring a yoke of tiny pintucking and lace, which was also repeated in a six inch band on the hemline, was chosen by Margaret Dwyer for her 21st birthday party on Saturday, February3, 1968.

Margaret is the second eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs Mick Dwyer, and the party was held at 80 Barkly St, Benalla.

The evening, which took the form of a social, was attended by 70 guests.

Mr Ken Grant proposed the toast to the guest of honour, and congratulated her on attaining her majority.

Margaret was presented with the traditional key by her father.

Margaret thanked her parents for all they had done for her in the past, and also Mr Grant for his kind words.

The guests were also thanked by Margaret for attending and for their lovely gifts.

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