20 years ago (1984)
The yard of Ray and Verna Hoffmann, 1216 Twelfth Street, S.E., was selected by the Brainerd Garden Club as September's Yard of the Month.
30 years ago (1974)
Co-captains of this year's Brainerd High School Warriorette tennis team are Julie Ruttger and Julie Laimer. Tennis coach is Fran Hedner.
40 years ago (1964)
Henry Cunningham, Brainerd, was named president of the Minnesota Checker Association at the annual meeting and tournament held recently in St. Paul. In the state checker tourney there were 22 entries. Cunningham took sixth.
60 years ago (1944)
The Brainerd J.C. Penney store sold $25,000 in war bonds during the fifth loan, John Milne, manager of the store said.
80 years ago (1924)
Athletics at the Brainerd High School have made a very promising start this year, and already coach Krueger has a squad of 25 men trying out for the football team.
100 years ago (1904)
A traveling man found a hair in his order of honey at a hotel and complained to the landlord about it.
"I can't help it," the landlord replied. "I bought it for combed honey."
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