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Not much has changed for Lola and Dave Anderson over the years. And they wouldn't want it any other way.

Residents of Holmes City, Dave and Lola live only about a mile from where they each grew up.


Lola's grandparents, who came from Sweden, homesteaded one mile south of Holmes City in the late 1800s. Her father was born on that farm, and so was Lola in 1941. When Lola married her childhood sweetheart, Dave, in 1961, her name didn't even change. Her maiden name was Anderson.

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