20 years ago (1983)
Gay Gunsbury, 20, a daughter of Dan and Jane Gunsbury, Rt. 6, has been accepted as a member of "Up With People," the internationally acclaimed educational and entertainment organization.
30 years ago (1973)
The Double S Horse Show, drawing 2175 entries from around the state, held its largest show ever May 27. John Sundby, Brainerd, took the senior high-point honors.
40 years ago (1963)
Right hander Jerry Lyscio couldn't improve on a no-hit, 3-0 victory here May 9 over the Staples Cardinals, but he came close Friday in the District 24 High School Baseball title game at Little Falls, giving up only a lead off single in the sixth while hurling a 4-0 triumph.
60 years ago (1943)
Brainerd can best pay tribute to its men in Bataan, its dead of the Civil, Spanish-American, First World War and the present war by assurance that after the war and with the coming of the new peace, the principles of democracy will be retained.
80 years ago (1923)
St. Paul's Guild will serve a chicken pie supper at the home of Mrs. Hattie Parker at Parkerville on Wednesday, June 6 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Everyone is cordially invited to attend.
100 years ago (1903)
"Boys, don't you know it's wicked to fight? Now, if I were you I'd kiss and make up."
"Say, wot do yoos tink dis is -- a woman's club?"
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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