50 years ago (1964)
An open house was scheduled tomorrow for the new clinic of Diamond Small Animal Hospital at 3625 Rucker Ave. Dr. Edward Diamond had announced his new assistant, Dr. James A. Rozell, who would be present to greet visitors. The former building next door would be razed for parking.
Everett scholars initiated into Phi Theta Kappa at Everett Junior College included Mary Sisson, Laurel McCutchan, Ruth Taggart, Marcella Rawie, Karen Hansen, Robert Smith, William Baxter, Christine Berg, Edmund Crull, James Flateboe, Todd Krekow, Thomas Libby, Barbara Long and Mary Willson.
25 years ago (1989)
James P. Stark, of Mukilteo, had been named vice president and manager of the Everett Commercial Banking Center of U.S. Bank of Washington. Before joining the bank, Stark served in the U.S. Army for two years and the U.S. Army Reserves for 28 years.
In Monroe, just west of the fairgrounds, across both Highway 2 and the Burlington Northern tracks, they were making boats — fishing boats mostly, with a few sailboats and an occasional rowboat. Out of the high-ceilinged manufacturing plant of family-owned Janco Plastics came Hi-Laker fishing boats.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library