The Salida Daily Mail, March 16, 1945:

Arthur Ferraro, who is a patient in a military hospital in Spokane, Wash., wrote to his mother, Mrs. Ralph Ferraro, that he accidentally met Captain George Cribari of Salida, in a hallway of the hospital.

Captain Cribari is a doctor but he is in the hospital as a patient. He served overseas until his illness.

Captain Cribari was one of the famous Salida Spartans in state championship days.

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