Follow up to Aquatennial Senior Queen
September 4, 2021
Thank you very much for including the article about the Crystal woman who became the Aquatennial Senior Queen in Mpls. There needs to be some clarification. Who is Lois Fredericks? Lois Swenson Fredericks grew up in Roseau. Her father was Harry Swenson, who managed the Farmers Union Oil Station in Roseau, her mother was Myrtle, whose maiden name was Evans. After Harry died, Myrtle married Albert Brandt. Lois also had a older brother named Kenny.
Lois Swenson, besides being an outstanding student, participated in a number of high school activities, including band and choir, and was a...