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PROMO Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen
Published Tuesday, December 24, 2019

15 Years Ago

December 24, 2004

  • Second Grade Letters to Santa: I like you giving everyone presents except naughty one - Ebonie Nash PS Surprise me with presents. Morgan Ullman - I hope you can make it down to town. Seton Wollert - When are you guys delivering?

25 Years Ago

December 30, 1994

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: There will be a free card party at the schoolhouse. Come out and join us.

40 Years Ago

December 28, 1979

  • Revenue Sharing Allocation in Kiowa County and towns are down considerably for 1980 compared to 1979.
  • Eads City Council announced it necessary to increase rates for water, sewer and sanitation.

50 Years Ago

December 26, 1969

  • Ronnie Rehfeld receives $25 Savings Bond from Tandy Leather Company. The bond is in recognition of Ronnie's outstand record in 4-H leathercraft project.

75 Years Ago

December 15, 1944

  • An engineer has been making plans to secure more water for the town of Eads

100 Years Ago

December 19, 1919

  • The steam heating plant for the Low Hotel has arrived and is soon to be installed. Radiators are to be put in every room

100 Years Ago

December 26, 1919

No marriage licenses were issued by the county clerk during the past week. This is unusual for this time of year. Probably cause by the high cost of living.

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