Remember When for the week of 6/13/2014

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

75 YEARS AGO..,,.,1939

The sale of the grocery store owned by George Clark in Taylorsville, which he has operated for the past twenty years, was sold this week to Mr. and Mrs. A. Holstrom.

50 YEARS AGO.....1964

The 1964 Sweetheart of the Mountains will be chosen this weekend at the Plumas County Picnic held at the Plumas County fairgrounds. Plumas County girls participating are Patty Porter, Betty Branson, Winona James, Nancy Peterson, Gwen Hassell and Cheryl Miranda.

25 YEARS AGO.....1989

Four Plumas County residents hired last winter to be deputies of the Plumas County Sheriff's Office have officially joined the force after graduating with top honors from Butte College: Don Sheffield, Greg Hagwood, Bill Turner and Clarence Angel.

Actress Mare Winningham and actor Robert Carradine are members of The Waybacks, who will be performing at a benefit concert at the Town Hall Theater in Quincy for the Plumas County Arts Commission this weekend.

10 YEARS AGO.....2004

Carly Brown of Greenville was selected as the 2004-2005 Rodeo Queen for the California High School Rodeo Association to be held in Redding.

Lake Almanor Basin residents filled the Chester Memorial Hall this week to express their concerns about a proposal to draw cold water out of Lake Almanor near Prattville and possibly affect the fish habitat in Lake Almanor.

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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