Richard Dale Ferris
Richard Dale Ferris was the first baby born in 1957. Richard is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Ferris of Lusk and was born at 8:03 a.m. January 1.
Richard weighed 5 lbs. 11 oz. and was born at the Niobrara Memorial Hospital. Because he is Mr. 1957 in Niobrara County, he and his parents are entitled to many prizes in the eigth annual Lusk Herald and Lusk Merchants baby contest.
Mr. and Mrs. Art Ferris of Manville are paternal grandparents and Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Seeman of Lusk are maternal grandparents. For Seemans the birth was the second time in a week they had become grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. Myron Seeman of Lincoln, Neb. became the parents of a daughter, Katherine Ann, in Lincoln on Christmas day. The child weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz.