With all her faculties alert, except for a slight dimming of the eyesight, Mrs. S. Pickett celebrated her 92nd birthday quietly, at her daughter, Mrs. Laura Wells' Rutherford apartments, Main west, on Tuesday afternoon and evening.
Mrs. Pickett is still very active and it is believed that she is the oldest member of Trinity United Church, still attending services and in good weather she walks to church.
She celebrated her 90th birthday with her oldest son, Prof. B.S. Pickett at Ames, Ia., and her 91st birthday with her daughter, Mrs. A.E. Slater, Cedar Falls, Ia. This year she was with her daughter, Mrs. Wells, and her son, Harold Pickett, at home. She has one brother, Geo. F. Stewart of Belleville, and one sister, Mrs. James P. Patterson, Brantford, still living, also 5 grandsons and 5 granddaughters and 11 great-grandchildren.