Doodle Bug Days proclaimed

— Daily Freeman-Journal photo by Anne Blankenship

Mayor John Hawkins shakes hands with Don Nokes, a member of the Doodle Bug Club of America. Tuesday night, Hawkins proclaimed Sept. 9 to 14 as Doodle Bug Days in Webster City. The club will hold its annual reunion that week. Looking on are club members Vern Ratcliff, Gerald Huisman, Jerry Wells and Jim Juon.