From the archives of The Wenatchee World
115 years in the past — 1906
J.R. Taylor and Walter M. Olive yesterday bought the Webster brick yards close to the fairgrounds for $4,000, and can start manufacturing as quickly as a brick maker could be employed to take cost of the plant.
S.C. McCready is making ready so as to add an ice cream parlor to his enterprise institution.
Dr. D.W. King, who lately moved right here from Seattle, has opened his workplace over the Wenatchee Drug Co.
E.B. Guenckel has resigned his job as cashier on the Nice Northern depot to just accept a place as bookkeeper and secretary for the Wenatchee Fruit Growers Affiliation.
The Wenatchee Excessive College Dramatic and Glee golf equipment will current “Mr. Bob,” Monday night time on the Wenatchee Theatre. Admission is 25, 35 and 50 cents with tickets on sale at Pogue’s Drug Retailer. Proceeds will profit the library and piano fund.
Frank Padoshek, purchaser for Harlin Meat Co., arrived in Wenatchee final night time from Waterville with a carload of cattle.
Pearl Ping, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F.E. Ping, will arrive in Wenatchee on the Saturday night prepare for a go to along with her dad and mom.
Wenatchee Drug Co. will give 5 cents for every citrate of magnesia bottle returned.
Phillip Miller will put aside 15 acres of land round his Wenatchee residence for the aim of building a metropolis park, for free of charge to town.
The land already has many shade bushes and others might be added by which might be constructed winding drive methods. A pavilion and dancing ground overlooking a baseball and athletic discipline are additionally deliberate.
Pat Sherburne, water commissioner, is busy putting in 10 new hearth hydrants within the outlying residential space.
Mayor Littlefield and President Browne of the Business Membership have organized a gathering of native residents to plan aid efforts for victims of the San Francisco earthquake
65 years in the past — 1956
The graduating class of Mansfield Excessive College was honored Monday with a banquet on the First Christian Church, sponsored by the ladies of the church. Honored college students had been Phyllis Pease, Kaye Wax Davis, Jim Matt-hiesen, Jerry Hansen, Daryl Asmussen, Marilyn Nordby, Jim Thomsen, Jerry Avenell, Gary Matthiesen, Bob Murison and Don Trimble.
Chuck Tudor, Bob Bonds, Tom Anderson, Mike Avey and Jess Montoya are amongst members of the H.B. Ellison Junior Excessive College refrain who will tonight carry out on the faculty’s annual P-TA selection present.
Mrs. Leo Jaspers has been elected president of St. Eugene’s Guild of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Wenatchee Police Chief Cleo Allen served discover to all Wenatchee jaywalkers at present. Strict enforcement of an ordinance dictating pedestrian vacationers to cross streets solely at marked crosswalks will start instantly. Jaywalking will convey a quotation requiring a $5 bail.
East Wenatchee’s metropolis limits are being expanded to incorporate a further 13 acres. The city council has voted to just accept a petition from E.D. Gensinger and George Battermann Sr., calling for annexation to town of the realm by which the brand new buying heart is now being constructed.
40 years in the past — 1981
Central Washington College in Ellensburg plans so as to add a service heart in Wenatchee which can provide four-year levels and persevering with training programs, based on Sterling Munro, a member of the varsity’s board of trustees.
Army plane could quickly be flying high-speed mock fight missions over higher North Central Washington at altitudes as little as 300 ft, beneath a controversial proposal submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration. The Navy and Air Pressure, which fly common missions over the realm, have proposed to the FAA that the present 8,000 to 9,000-foot army working space “ground” be lowered to the 300-foot degree, normally. Residents in Okanogan, higher Douglas, Ferry and Stevens counties, together with all the Colville Indian Reservation, could be affected by the proposal.
Artwork Heideman, vocational training trainer at Eastmont Excessive College for the previous 25 years, and Robert Smith, a 19-year trainer within the district, might be retiring this 12 months. The Eastmont College Board accepted resignations from each workers members Monday night time, mentioned Superintendent Dick Stimpson.
Paul Scea has obtained the Distinguished Citizen Award from the North Central Washington Boy Scout Council. Scea has supported Scouting right here for greater than 50 years.
Vic Duncan is the brand new proprietor of the Apple Bin Restaurant on the Wenatchee Valley Mall.
Wenatchee Youth Theatre’s musical manufacturing of “Babes in Toyland” opens Saturday night time on the Wenatchee Excessive College auditorium. Main roles are performed by Kathy Martin and Kelly Hankins.
The Wenatchee Swim & Tennis Membership has a brand new instructing tennis professional. He’s Mike “Mitch” Michkiosky, who was previously on the Tumwater Valley Racquet Membership close to Olympia.
Naomi Wooden has been appointed to move the Wenatchee Housing Authority’s board of administrators.