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Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 12:01 a.m.

Seems Like Yesterday

50 years ago (1964)

Tingstad’s, 2625 Colby Ave., advertised $10 off on the purchase of a “Golden Crossfire Channel Master antenna. It would improve television reception and actually pick up KIRO-TV, Channel 7. It was nothing down on approved credit and payments were only $8.50 a month.

Tiloura McCormick, with a carhop tray, delivered an order at the Dog N Suds Drive-In which was celebrating its grand opening today. Located on Highway 99 at 176th Street in Lynnwood, it served root beer, coney hot dogs and fish and chips at special prices. First in the chain in Western Washington, diners could eat in their cars. Greg Kesterson was the manager.

25 years ago (1989)

Carol’s Gingerbread House was under construction at 9709 Holly Drive. The 6,000-square-foot facility was licensed for the care of 116 infants and children through school age. Carol Chevalier was the new director of the center which was scheduled to open later this month.

Rhoda Jack was promoted to director of marketing and public relations at Stevens Memorial Hospital in Edmonds. Jack was originally hired in 1988 as a customer service representative. She was a graduate of the University of Washington.

By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library

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