50 YEARS AGO
-40 shotguns and rifles, twelve pistols, a number of high-grade hunting knives, and $60 in cash were taken by burglars at Gene’s Sport Shop. Loss was $4,000. There was no insurance says owner Frank Adamczyk.
-Mahoney’s Jewelry is displaying the $75,000 tiara that will be used in crowning the Minnesota Miss Universe. Perham policeman Jeff Thompson helped guard the tiara.
-Local New – Tom Meinhover of Moorhead State College spent the weekend with his parents, Mr and Mrs. Ted Meinhover.
Thursday, October 29, 1964
25 YEARS AGO
-Marianne Holmer of Perham was the lucky winner of the $100 in Perham Bucks given by the Perham Chamber as part of Octoberfest.
-Daniel E. Szwarke has been officially accepted into the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Cadet Wing as a member of the Class of 1993.
-Perham Elementary School kindergartener Lindsay Bauck enjoys a milk break during a busy day of activities in Mrs. Meier’s class.
Thursday, October 26, 1989
Compiled by Harriet Mattfeld