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Updated: 01/11/2018 08:30:03AM

Woman’s Club displays rich history

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SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

Members of the Lemon Bay Woman's Club planned a year-long celebration for the centennial celebration. They recently kicked off an open house at the Englewood Area Historical Museum where many items are on display from members and their families.

SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

Tim Greenough, a snowbird, recently visited the Englewood Area Historical Museum and checked out the crank phone.

SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

Members collected old toys to show what children used to play with before video games and Smartphones were invented.

SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

School photos of children who grew up in Englewood are on display.

SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

Old photos show a 100-year history of the Woman's Club including one of voters lined up outside the building to cast their vote in Englewood.

SUN PHOTO BY ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

Nadine Kubisch, a past president of the Lemon Bay Woman's Club, stands near her photo on display at the museum which features past presidents.

By ELAINE ALLEN-EMRICH

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ENGLEWOOD — A crank telephone sits on the shelf by yellow, blue and green 45 records. Nearby is a an ice cream scoop and cigar trimmer from the 1880s.

“That phone takes me back in time,” said Tim Greenough, while taking a photo of it recently at the Englewood Area Historical Museum.

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