Pages from the Past - From our 134-year Archives for June 20, 2021

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Published Sunday, June 20, 2021

15 Year Ago

June 23, 2006

  • East End Events- Lana Weber: We all know how much fun playing/watching baseball in 100-degree weather is, there will be no game night this month due to harvest.

25 Years Ago

June 21, 1996

  • State agriculture officials say the Colorado winter wheat crop - burned by hot, dry spring weather - is far worse off than expected.
  • East End Events- Ann M Harkness & Co: If you were looking for an early 4th of July celebration, this was the place to be. Balls of lighting were reported on at least two evenings.
  • East End Events- Ann M Harkness & Co: A CBS news team were in the Brandon area reporting on the controversy surrounding cloud seeding.

40 Years Ago

June 19, 1981

  • Something "new" has been added to Sheridan Lake, and that something new is the M & K Grocery store opening its doors this morning.
  • On May 1, 1981, a very exciting thing happened at the Eads Consumer Supply Co. Inc. as the day COOP went on the computer.

50 Years Ago

June 18, 1971

  • Miss Valorie Briggs, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Don Briggs of Haswell, recently competed in Miss Teenage America Pageant in Denver was awarded 3rd runner-up. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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