Seems Like Yesterday

  • Thu Sep 6th, 2012 6:14pm
  • Life

50 years ago (1962)

The Rev. Fordon Rasmussen accepted the call of the Mission Covenant Church, 26th St. and Colby Ave., to become its minister. He had held pastorates in Dallas, Seattle and Chicago. Most recently he had been in Nigeria.

John Slusher Jr., son of John Slusher Sr. of Index, had completed his basic training with the U.S. Army at Fort Ord, Calif., and was home on furlough. The new soldier, who attended Sultan Union High School, would begin training soon at an Army warehouse school at Fort Lee, Va.

25 years ago (1987)

American National Insurance Company opened an office at 2808 Hoyt Ave. Glen Gilman had been appointed general agent of the new office which handled auto, boat, disability, health and life insurance, and mutual funds.

Mark Shelley of Edmonds and Michael Breneman of Arlington were elected to the board of directors of the United Chiropractors of Washington. Shelley was clinic director of the Firdale Chiropractic Center and Breneman was clinic director of Breneman Chiropractic Associates. Fred Neil of Lynnwood was elected secretary to the board.

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