20 years ago (1982)
"Mellow" aptly describes both the nature of Garrison violin maker Arnie Anderson and the sound the sleek end result of his craft produces.
30 years ago (1972)
Five member of the Brainerd School Board, meeting at a building committee session, listened to Harry Nysather, Vocational School director, discuss the possibility of a new $150,000 addition, $50,000 in remodeling and $25,000 for a parking lot.
40 years ago (1962)
Brainerd's first Spook Days Sale gets under way tomorrow and continues through Saturday. It will replace the normal Dollar Day promotion held at this time.
60 years ago (1942)
S.J. Fitzpatrick was elected chairman of the Crow Wing County Republican committee. Fitzpatrick succeeds the last Darby Gray. Clyde Parker was elected treasurer. Dr. R.A. Beise was elected to the committee.
80 years ago (1922)
"K," says he saw a meek-looking man on the street car who was carrying home a rolling pin. This is the modern way of signing your own death warrant.
100 years ago (1902)
-- F.B. Johnson is on the sick list, and has been compelled to take to his bed.
-- T.R. Foley, the Aitkin merchant, came in from the east this afternoon and went south on No. 6.
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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