Remember When for the week of 3/17/2010

Keri Taborski
Fearther Publishing Historian

80 YEARS AGO... 1930

Advertisement: Buy your Ford automobile at W. J. Hamblin's service garage in Greenville. It is your authorized agent for this section of Plumas County.

The Greenville Meat Market, recently closed, has been reopened Monday by Riehl and Openshaw, butchers of Indian Valley. They were presented a vase of flowers accompanied by a message of support and goodwill from the residents of Greenville pledging their support and patronage.

50 YEARS AGO... 1960

Advertisement: Grand opening and under new management: The Pit in Canyon Dam. Dinner served 4 p.m.-9 p.m. with smorgasbord at 11 p.m.

Fire consumed the former quarters of Glenn's Market in Greenville early Friday morning and did considerable damage to Wanda's Cafe next door.

30 YEARS AGO... 1980

Plumas County's first full -time recreation director, Bob Best, began duties this week in a hastily assembled office in the rear portion of the county courthouse in Quincy,

Finding that the current affiliation of Feather River College with the Peralta Community College District in Oakland has proven to be unsatisfactory, the Plumas Unified School District governing board has passed a resolution calling for the de-annexation as soon as possible.

10 YEARS AGO... 2000

Cromberg residents David and Catherine Graf accepted the keys to a brand new 2000 Ford Explorer they won in a Coca-Cola twist-top promotion. The family was one of 50 that won the vehicles. Willits Motors, the local Ford dealership, handled the delivery.

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