Millersport veteran celebrates 100th birthday, family surprises him with cards from across US

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MILLERSPORT, Ohio - Good news travels fast. Thankfully, well-wishes travel a bit slower.Don Jewell received a surprise, Friday, on the day he celebrates turning 100."You reached 100," he said while reading a birthday card. "What a milestone!" So many cards and letters were sent to his Millersport home from people he's never met."Happy birthday from Winfield, West Virginia," Jewell said reading from another card.His century has been a full one. He was one of 10 siblings. Today, he and his youngest sister are the only ones still alive. He spent 67 years with his love, June, before she passed away 12 years ago. Their house in Millersport was purchased in 1951 for a price Jewell says was "right through the nose" at $7,300.He skipped...

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Millersport veteran celebrates 100th birthday, family surprises him with cards from across US

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