Ruth Sprague celebrated her th birthday on July 2, with an open house at the Chico River Road home of her daughter and son-in-law, Lila and Frank Prentice. More than family members and friends helped Sprague celebrate, with Calufornia traveling from as far away as Washington, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Southern California and artois California mature woman Artois California Bay Area.
All 11 of her grandchildren and 18 of her 20 great-grandchildren attended the celebration. Sprague arrived at the party in a limousine — a first for. Her past celebrations include parasailing over Clear Lake, a hot air balloon ride, white water rafting matuure a Harley motorcycle ride.
She was impresssed by the orange groves with their artis fruit and green foliage. She married Walter Sprague of Willows in They operated a dairy, raised turkeys and grew clover seed and rice east of Willows.
They purchased the old Von Bargen house east of Artois in and had it moved 16 miles to its present location, where Sprague still resides. Her husband passed away in Artois woman marks years.
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