Aug. 10, 2013

100 years ago: “The Rev. I. Linthicum, father of Mrs. Jasper Hayhurst, who is visiting his daughter, was pleasantly surprised. While calling at the home of Mrs. Brewer, a neighbor, he was greeted...

Aug. 10, 2013

100 years ago: “Sixteen cars of ore are to arrive from Silverton for the local plant. Shipments from that camp are rapidly increasing and the ore values average high.” 75 years ago: “With the...

Aug. 9, 2013

100 years ago: “Saturday evening there was high jinks in the local Odd Fellowship when several local candidates were initiated into the mysteries of the Sarah Rebekah Lodge of Odd Fellows.” 75...

Aug. 8, 2013

100 years ago: “A large force of men went up to the head of East Mesa ditch for the purpose of making a dam to turn more water into the ditch. The crops are very dry and unless water is obtained...

Aug. 7, 2013

100 years ago: A classified advertisement read: “Wanted – A jockey rider at once. L.R. Cox, Mancos, Colo.” 75 years ago: “The national labor relations board has filed a complaint against the...

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Aug. 6, 2013

100 years ago: An advertisement read: “When traveling or in need of a comfortable bed and delicious wholesome meals. The Savoy is the hotel you should patronize. Everything up-to-date. Prompt...

Aug. 5, 2013

100 years ago: “Prin. G.F. Snyder of the Fort Lewis School was a visitor in the city, in order to replenish his stock at home.” 75 years ago: “Starting off with a bang of a gavel and the grave...

Aug. 3, 2013

100 years ago: “William Hard, manager of the ladies’ and misses’ shoe department at Graden’s has returned from an extended purchasing trip through the east and is now busily engaged in unpacking...

Aug. 3, 2013

100 years ago: “The main roads leading out of town are in fine shape for automobiling. Machines are being driven to Ignacio in less than a half hour and to Durango in an hour and a fraction, and a...

Aug. 2, 2013

100 years ago: “Miss Olive Fazier who had just finished teaching school at Elco, has contracted to teach the school at Sunnyside for the next term.” 75 years ago: “With only nine more days to go,...

Aug. 1, 2013

100 years ago: “Reports are being circulated of a fine new strike in the La Plata district, but definite particulars have not as yet been obtainable.” 75 years ago: “County and district officials...

July 31, 2013

100 years ago: “C.E. Alexander, buyer and manager of the dry-goods section of the Graden Mercantile Co., left on the Eastern for an extended visit to Eastern cities, on his regular buying trip.” ...

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