20 years ago (1988)
Judging from the discussions Monday the Save our City Hall Committee will be victorious. The citizens seem to support saving city hall and the council is in consensus in the matter.
30 years ago (1978)
Zane H. Smith, who will retire on Tuesday after more than 47 years at the bank, remembers his early days in the business when the depression forced banks all over the country to close.
40 years ago (1968)
Brainerd Newcomers Club celebrated its 20th birthday anniversary recently with a luncheon and style show at the Brainerd Country Club. Mrs. Nordica Thabes was commentator for the style show.
60 years ago (1948)
Dale Sanders graduated from Brainerd High School in 1928. After 20 years he has come back to Brainerd as one of the most successful men in the photography profession. Sanders is not only one of the top professional photographers but he is the top one.
80 years ago (1928)
Red Owl Market
Cudahy's hams, 27 per pound, half or whole.
Spare ribs, 8 per pound.
Butter, 47 per pound.
Free sandwiches all day.
100 years ago (1908)
The new patterns in fall shirts are handsome indeed. Shirts from the best makers, $1 to $2. H. W. Linneman, 616 Front Street.
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