100 Years Ago: Newlyweds “Robert Garrison and bride” of Ignacio left for their new home in Rosing, New Mexico.
75 years ago: Mrs. Evan Austin of Arboles was surprised by several visitors and “all good things to eat” on her birthday. She spent the evening playing games and cards.
50 Years Ago: A valentine tree was the centerpiece at the Crestview Garden Club, hosted by Mrs. William Pugh and Mrs. Jerry Kaufman.
25 years ago: Robert Standlee of Durango committed suicide at 1935 West Third Ave. He shot himself with a 9 mm handgun during the mid-afternoon.
Most items in this column are taken from Herald archives, Center of Southwest Studies and Animas Museum. Their accuracy may not be verified.