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Feb. 25, 2018

100 years ago: The business manager of The Durango Evening Herald transacted a business deal with the C.L. Taylor jewelry business. 75 years ago: The Hall family of Bloomfield and Mrs. Glyde...

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Feb. 24, 2018

100 years ago: Extra copies of The Durango Democrat and 1,600 pamphlets from the Durango Exchange were being delivered to residents in the San Juan Basin. 75 years ago: The San Juan Basin League...

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Feb. 23, 2018

100 years ago: The Durango Exchange mailed 400 membership forms to Durango and La Plata County residents. 75 years ago: Insurance evaluations of the senior and the junior high schools in Durango...

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Feb. 22, 2018

100 years ago: Repairs to the Silverton tramway were being conducted under the direction of Ike Camp, an experienced tramway man for the San Juan district. 75 years ago: Durango police officers...

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Feb. 21, 2018

100 years ago: The La Plata County clerk and Logan Crawford, predatory animal inspector for Colorado, reminded area farmers of the official formula for poisoning prairie dogs, which was issued by...

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Ar 180229993

Feb. 20, 2018

100 years ago: J.O. Huntley came up to Durango from Farmington on the Eastern to meet his wife and M.J. Clovis, his father-in-law. The party returned to Farmington the next morning. 75 years ago:...

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Feb. 19, 2018

100 years ago: There was a shooting night at the “Exchange gallery by the Rifle club.” A tournament or match would soon be arranged by the shooting committee, which was expected to afford some...

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Feb. 18, 2018

100 years ago: A.P. Camp, “president of the First National Bank,” left Durango for Denver, where he would spend a week visiting his wife, who was enjoying an extended stay in the city. 75 years...

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Feb. 17, 2018

100 years ago: The funeral of Filmore Hand was scheduled for 2 p.m. the next day at the Goodman undertaking parlors. 75 years ago: Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Rae left Durango for Phoenix “on Frontier”...

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Feb. 16, 2018

100 years ago: Mr. and Mrs. J.E. Gomez of Rico were in the city overnight. The couple left on the Eastern the morning after and headed for Antonito in the San Luis Valley, where they would visit...

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Feb. 15, 2018

Feb. 14 100 years ago: Rosendo Martinez, one of the well-known sheep men of La Plata, New Mexico, was in Durango overnight on business. 75 years ago: Hearings for an increase in electric power...

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Feb. 14, 2018

100 years ago: Rosendo Martinez, one of the well-known sheep men of La Plata, New Mexico, was in Durango overnight on business. 75 years ago: Hearings for an increase in electric power rates,...