15 Walter and Cyrus W. Colaw, reunited!
Newspaper article, 1961:
REUNITED AFTER 42 YEARS"
"The wife said, 'Cyrus is here,' so I put down my newspaper and met him."
the way Walter Colaw, 80, of 2726 Travis, this week described his
with brother Cyrus Colaw, 67, of Watsonville, Calif.
The two hadn't seen each other in 42 years. "We acted like two monkeys,"
Walter Colaw. Correspondence with a cousin in West Virginia a year
caused the two brothers to find each other. Cyrus Colaw wrote and
in from California for a visit. Both men like hats, both have lost
of hair. They have reared families and both are retired. Cyrus
railroad engineer. Walter was a school teacher in their native
for 30 years.
Walter Colaw says he wants to visit Cyrus in California--so come the end
May the two will travel there by way of Monterrey, Mexico.
- Ruth Colaw