20 years ago (1980)
Marvin R. Campbell of Citizen State Bank is currently serving as a member of the Minnesota Bankers Association 1980-81 Personnel Subcommittee.
30 years ago (1970)
A long-range program costing $679,000 to develop the lower site below the high school into an athletic and playground park, was presented by the architect.
40 years ago (1960)
Over 40 Brainerd girls, all members of Job's Daughters, spent yesterday evening caroling in the halls and wards of the Brainerd State School & Hospital.
60 years ago (1940)
With but three shopping days left before Christmas, the vast horde of last-minute buyers planned a weekend onslaught on Brainerd business houses to complete their gift lists and resolve once more to never again delay their purchases until the final week.
80 years ago (1920)
The Elks Club Rooms, third floor of the Citizens State Bank block, were formally opened to Elks, their ladies and friends from 1 to 5 o'clock this afternoon. Tea and wafers were served.
100 years ago (1900)
Mrs. Sleepyize: "Henry, the alarm clock just went off."
Mr. Sleepyize: "Thank goodness! I hope the thing'll never come back."
-- Compiled by Bob Turcotte
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