75 YEARS AGO.......1936
California Governor Frank Merriman has accepted the invitation to attend the three-day Feather River Prosperity Jubilee on the Fourth of July weekend in Quincy. The Jubilee will feature a mile-long parade, baseball games, fireworks, boxing matches, Queen contest, rodeo and a ball with an eleven piece orchestra.
75 YEARS AGO..........1936
Bernard Schneider, native of Meadow Valley and Quincy businessman for over fifty years, died in San Francisco this week. He bought and operated Huskinson's drug retail business in 1839. Mr. Huskinson bought the store back when Mr. Schneider purchased the Plumas House, selling it in 1920 and moved to Sacramento.
75 YEARS AGO...........1936
Practically the entire route between Quincy and Truckee via Sierraville and Hobart Mills is now an oiled road.
75 YEARS AGO... 1936
Many sets of whiskers are appearing around the county in preparation for the Greenville Firemen's annual Gold Diggers there this weekend. An air show will be held on Sunday at the new Indian Valley airport near Taylorsville as an added feature of the program this year.
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