The following February 18, 1943, Lowell Tribune article was found on page 5 column 4:
Last Sunday, the J.H. Hayhursts gave a birthday dinner in honor of Alfred Taylor, who celebrated his 85th birthday on the following day, Monday, Feb. 15. Those present were Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Taylor, Momence, Ill., Mr. and Mrs. Peter Einspahr, Lew Falk, Ivan Hayhurst and Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Hayhurst. All enjoyed the birthday dinner and visiting.