Seems Like Yesterday

  • Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:15pm
  • Life

50 years ago (1962)

Two Everett students were chosen Man and Woman of the Month at Everett Junior College. They were Heather Cody, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.T. Cody of 512 Morgan Rd., and Clinton Hall, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Hall of 6304 Fleming St.

Fellowship Chapter 61 Royal Arch Mason was holding pubic installations at the Masonic Temple, Alderwood Manor, to seat Stanley O. Syltbo as high priest. Other officers to be installed were Melvin Hagen, Walter Burfitt, Albion Albright, Duane Holte, George Shuman, Howard Sandhop, Jack Wise, Cloyse Calytaton, Harold Thomsett, James Conner, Tom Collins, Rue Smith and Obert Skodje.

25 years ago (1987)

On the travel page travel bureaus advertised vacations to Reno, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, the Caribbean, Mazatlan, London, Las Vegas, Honolulu, Maui, Kona, Hilo and Leavenworth.

A community meeting was scheduled in the Canyon Park Junior High School cafeteria to discuss plans for a shopping center at 228th St. and the Bothell-Everett Highway as well proposed improvements for the intersection. Developers Lindsey and Pat Echelbarger were slated to answer questions about their plans for a shopping center at the intersection’s southeast corner.

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

More in Life

The ‘Whimsical Woman’ shares what she learns on the trail

Jennifer Mabus came here from Nevada and Hawaii. She leads hikes and blogs about them.

Branch out: ‘Tasting Cider’ recipes call for hard apple cider

Top cider makers share how they like to make hush puppies, bread pudding and the pear-fect cocktail.

‘Tasting Cider’ a sweet resource for hard apple cider fans

Erin James, the editor-in-chief of Cidercraft magazine, wrote a book all about the fermented drink.

For Texas BBQ, look for the school bus at the reptile museum

This husband-and-wife team has been serving up brisket and more for a decade in Monroe.

You won’t be able to stop eating this colorful chicken salad

The slaw of bell pepper, cabbage and carrot holds up well overnight in the refrigerator.

Raising grandkids can feel like the second time around

The responsiblities of serving as a parent can compete with the joys of being a grandparent.

Commentary: Community Transit to keep up with regional growth

Snohomish County’s bus system prepares for more people — including more older residents.

Fur & Feathers with energetic Lincoln and big-attitude Chase

One dog is not a fan of cats or men. The other definitely prefers adults only.

Almost everyone has questions about Social Security

The most frequent guestion about retirement benefits: ‘When can I start receiving them?’

Most Read