50 years ago (1964)
Sheriff’s deputies and Seattle police were investigating a smashed safe found in a remote area of Alderwood Manor by playing youngsters. Katherine Stamp, 16522 Meadow Road, reported it to the authorities after her children found it while playing near home. Smashed open, it was marked with the name of a Seattle tavern.
Lori Lynn Frankhouser, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Frankhouser, was two years old today. Grandparents were Mr. and Mrs. John Federico and Enis Frankhouser. All were from Monroe.
25 years ago (1989)
Pat McClain was to be Everett Mayor Bill Moore’s chief aide. He replaced Jim Langus as the mayor’s top right-hand man who stepped down last month to take an administrative position with the Everett School District.
Amid the Fourth excitement Noah Miller, 3, of Lake Stevens had a new rubber ducky to play with during his bedtime bath. Over 5,700 of the rubbery critters raised an estimated $10,000 for charity. The Great Stilly Duck Dash took place on the river from Twin Lakes Park to Haller Park. Noah’s father’s duck took first place.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library.