Sedalia Mayor Stephen J. Galliher was joined by members of the Fair City Garden Club on Thursday morning on the lawn of the Sedalia Municipal Building, Second and Osage, for a brief proclamation signing observing National Garden Week, June 1-7.
From left are Barbara Reyes, board member; Judy Bell, first vice president of the club; Mayor Galliher; and Charlotte Scholl, second vice president. Not pictured: Linda Nau, club president. The Fair City Garden Club, established in 1948, currently has 24 members. The mission statement of the club is “to encourage the growing of better horticulture specimens, and to encourage skill and interest in artistic design.”
The urn that is seen in the photo is one of two that were built in the early 1900s by A.D. Jaynes and later adorned Maywood Hospital in Sedalia. Photo by Randy Kirby, Sedalia Weekly Observer.