20 years ago (1982)
Rose Vierzba, the former head cook at Franklin Junior High School, will be honored at an open house on Thursday, May 20, in the school cafeteria.
30 years ago (1972)
The Brainerd Senior High School concert band, under the direction of Clyde Sheldon, will present its spring concert 2 p.m. Sunday in Gregory Park.
40 years ago (1962)
One of the Brainerd High School students, who competed in the Jaycee-sponsored Teen-age Rod-e-o here was Steve Esser. Seventeen contestants qualified for the event. The contest is conducted each year to encourage safe driving of teen-agers.
60 years ago (1942)
-- Robert Hoffmann, who is employed near Elk River, visited over the weekend with his mother.
-- Miss Marion Peterson returned to her home in Brainerd last night after spending Sunday with friends in Minneapolis.
80 years ago (1922)
-- W.H. Tuttle of Fort Ripley paid the Dispatch office a pleasant visit.
-- M.L. Teager of Route No. 5 was a Brainerd visitor and called at the Dispatch office.
100 years ago (1902)
Special Sale For Saturday
-- 6 Iron Beds
Pink, Green, White, $2.50 each, only one to a customer.
-- The Great 20 Paint Sale Still Continues
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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