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.

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