Employees of Reed Brothers enjoyed their annual dinner party held at the establishment on Monday, January 8, 1951. A complete course fried chicken dinner was served after which the men enjoyed cards and other entertainment. Shown above left to right: First Row—Lester Wilson, Shop Foreman; Alfred Fraley, who has been with the company for about 30 years; Lewis Reed, Co-owner; Leo C. Murray, Parts Manager; Arthur L. Watkins, Jr., Sales Manager; E. Lee Gartner, Office Manager. Second Row—Warren Belcher, C.K. Burdette, Conway Wilson, Manning Howard, Phillip Vetter, Guy Merry, Archie Talbert, Robert Wright, Marvin Shultz, George Waters, John Burdette. Third Row—Lloyd McElroy, Nathan Howard, Kelsel Day. Edgar Reed, one of the owners, was unable to attend because of illness. Employees not present at the party were Garnet Howard, Buck Whipp, and Eugene Green. Reed Brothers have been serving Rockville and the county for 35 years and several of their employees have been with them since 1918.