Step Back in Time: Dec. 17-23 in Hub City History
By Ann Ziegler
10 years ago
Taking first place at the Elks Hoop Shoot contest was Adam Voss, 13. Last year, he placed third at the national competition.
25 years ago
An investigation is underway by the Marshfield Police Department involving the theft of jewelry from Bill Walker Jewelers, 148 S. Central Ave. A tray of nine rings, valued at $1000, was found missing after owner William Walker had polished a ring for a male customer.
50 years ago
The breaking of a piñata was the highlight of the Christmas fiesta held at Columbus High School for Spanish students and their guests. Chairman Liz Baltus, and a group of Spanish class students, spent hours pasting paper strips onto balloons to make the piñata resemble a mouse.
75 years ago
Those receiving caps for completing 80 hours of training, and certified as Volunteer Nurses Aides, are: Mrs. Lawrence Miller, Mrs. Blasius Wagner, Mrs. Aloys Reindl, Mrs. Wendelin Seidl, Mrs. Gordon Gladson, Mrs. L. A. Salter, Miss Marie Rhodes, Miss Lenore Anderson, and Miss Dolores Nuber.