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Remember When for the week of 11/16/2011

Keri Taborski
Feahter Publishing Historian

75 YEARS AGO..........1936

Move them out! S.F. Brown of Crescent Mills in Indian Valley started out for his winter range near Chico with 650 head of cattle. There were seven riders with the herd accompanied by a truck carrying provisions and bedrolls for the week on the trail.

 

50 YEARS AGO..........1961

Advertisement; Plan Thanksgiving dinner at Hotel Quincy featuring fruit cup, creamed soup with choice of turkey or baked ham with creamed onions, baked squash and yams followed by pies with brandy sauce. $3.00 adults/ $1.50 children.

 

25 YEARS AGO..........1986

After 39 years, 4 months, and 15 days with Bank of America, Ted Hoskins of Quincy is retiring. He has been manager of the Quincy branch of Bank of America for the last 15 years. The new manager is Tom Garayoa, a Susanville native.

 

10 YEARS AGO..........2001

Terry Bergstrand, who has served as Plumas County Undersheriff for three years under Plumas County Sheriff Len Gardner, will challenge his boss for the seat of county sheriff in the March election. Greg Hagwood, former investigator, has also taken out election papers for the seat.

After a statewide search the Plumas County Board of Supervisors have appointed John Sebold as the county’s new health director. He has been the acting director since John Crawford’s resignation last year. He will recieve a salary of $5,408 monthly.

 

Note: items included in the weekly Remember When column are taken from our bound newspaper archives and represent writing styles of that particular period. The spelling and grammar are not edited, so the copy is presented as it actually appeared in the original newspaper.

 

 

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