Seems Like Yesterday

  • Sun Feb 12th, 2012 4:06pm
  • Life

50 years ago (1962)

Congressman Jack Westland of Everett showed Frederic F. Marlin of Alderwood Manor how to handle a gavel during the youth’s visit to Washington D.C.. Marlin was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Archie A Marlin.

Stuart C. French, an Everett High School graduate and attorney for 10 years, this week began an association with Charles E. Hunter and E. Lloyd Meeds, who had offices in the First National Bank of Everett Building.

25 years ago (1987)

Spruce Elementary in Lynnwood had a new mural. Principal Linda Tripp saw a corporate mural depicting logos of state industries represented at Expo 86 and asked to have it when the exhibition closed. The mural was unveiled at the school with speeches, yogurt for all and music by the Alderwood Middle School Concert Band.

Del’s Nursery on old Hwy 99 in north Marysville was having sales on fruit trees, spring bulbs, vegetable plants, heather in full bloom, berries, roses and rhodies. Shoppers were encouraged to come in and see Del’s old gang – Ken, Dottie and Edna.

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