Pamela Ann Olafson
Mr. and Mrs. Ray H. Olafson of Lusk, a little daughter born at the Memorial Hospital. First baby of the New Year. She has been given the name, Pamela Ann.
(Front page picture caption:) Born at the Niobrara Memorial Hospital at 9:07 New Year's night, Pamela Ann Olafson was the first Niobrara baby of 1953 and is entitled to the gifts being awarded by 16 Lusk merchants. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Olafson of Lusk and was just a a day old when this picture of her and her mother was taken. She weighed six pounds and three ounces. She has a sister, Carol Rae, 11, and a brother, Bobby, 7.