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Remember When

Remember When for the week of 8/1/2012

Carrie Taborski
Feather Publihsing HistorianChips_Btn

75 YEARS AGO..........1937

Next Tuesday evenings "Calling All Cars" radio program on KNX will be based on a Plumas County crime. An employee, a waiter in the railroad restaurant in Portola, was shot in a hold up robbery three years ago. The assailant was tried by three juries and sentenced to San Quentin.

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Remember When for the week of 7/25/2012

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

75 YEARS AGO........1937

A special Feather River Wonderland Highway dedication edition was published this week by the Feather River Bulletin depicting and illustrating the fulfillment of the completion of the Feather River Highway and its dedication to be held on August 14 at Grizzly Dome.

 

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Remember When for the week of July 18, 2012

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

 

75 YEARS AGO........1937

The Biggest Little Show in the West, the 17th annual Chester Rodeo, will be held Saturday. Admission to the 3,000 covered seats is only $1.00 including tax. Bronc and bull riding, wild cow milking, clowning and other features. will be presented. Dancing Saturday and Sunday nights.

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Remember When for the week of 7/11/2012

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

 

75 YEARS AGO.......1937

Advertisement: Beat the summer heat with a big glass of limeade using fresh limes. This weeks special...only 10 cents at the Quincy Drug Store fountain. Phone Quincy 48.

Advertisement: Town Hall Theater showing Braddock-Lewis fight pictures Friday and Saturday night.

Deeming that Plumas County roads are not suitable for the operation of snow plows on them, the Plumas County Board of Supervisors decided not to acquire a snow plow this year.

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Remember When for the week of 6/27/2012

75 YEARS AGO.............1937

Advertisement: Feather River Inn at Blairsden grand opening under new management on Saturday. Enjoy the festivities, the grand dinner and dance with music provided by Bob Besuka and his famous orchestra.

Pleading for the preservation of California's wilderness, California Governor Frank F. Merriman addressed a convention of some 70 California newspaper publishers at Johnsville Saturday night as the guest of the annual Plumas County visit of the California Newspaper Publishers Association. The week-long convention included a Governor’s dinner at Bucks Lake Friday night and a Governor's trout breakfast Sunday morning.

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