Welcome to Midway Booklet circa 1959

Welcome to Midway Booklet circa 1959 – This booklet  was submitted Becki Watters who was at Midway with her family from 1957 to 1959.

“This brochure was undated but my family was on Midway from the summer of 1957 through Oct. 1959. We are in some of the photos so it was probably printed while we were there or soon afterwards.”

It was common practice to receive one of these booklets in a welcome package for newcomers to Midway.

2 Replies to “Welcome to Midway Booklet circa 1959”

  1. I was a newborn on Midway, 1956-1958. I wa born in California. My father was a Navy Chief Petty officier. My family wa myself , my two brothers Mike and Eddie my mother Buzzie and my father Al

  2. My family lived on Midway Island for 18 months in the early 1950’s. My father was on a Coast Guard Weather Ship. My sister and I went to the one room school, where we were in grades one and three. I remember reading “Dick and Jane” there. My mother and I walked around the island everyday collecting fish balls, which I still have. It was a paradise for kids, and I remember it like it was yesterday.

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