75 YEARS AGO..........1936
The Lake Almanor Inn, store and building was destroyed by fire at midnight Sat. The main building which houses the dining room and hotel was saved. The store carried a full stock at the time of the fire. Loss was estimated at more than $10,000. A bucket brigade system extinguished the blaze that spread from the store.
75 YEARS AGO.........1936
Joy Belle Jackson assumed the duties of Plumas County Librarian this week succeeding Mrs. J. Watson, who resigned. Miss Jackson and her mother have taken residence at the Lasswell House on Jackson Street in Quincy.
75 YEARS AGO............1936
Two afternoon performances and two evening performances of the motion picture Ah, Wilderness! starring Lionel Barrymore will signal the grand opening of Quincy's new motion picture house named the Town Hall Saturday. The 30-foot neon sign was installed earlier in the week.
75 YEARS AGO......1936
The highest temperature of 1936 was reached over the weekend when many parts of Plumas County recorded a temperature of 102 degrees.
75 YEARS AGO.......1936
World renowned bronco riders will take part in the 16th annual Chester Rodeo Sunday. Admission to the 3,000 grandstand seats is $1.00 plus ten cents tax.
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