50 years ago (1964)
Mary Dolphin, secretary-treasurer at Cascade Savings &Loan Association’s offices explained steps in negotiating a loan to city high school students. They were Mary Lou Robinson, Brian Haferkorn, Jim Moore and Mary Alleckson of Cascade; and Glenn Devier, Lynda Wiseman, Catherine Roberts and Katie Cannady of Everett.
Casey McCann held his painting “Fishing Fleet,” and stood before one of the paintings of his grandmother, the late Isabel McCann, whose work was being featured in the current show at Chinook Room Gallery of Everett Bon Marche.
25 years ago (1989)
An article written by Jim Haley accompanied with photographs by Frank Varga showed off the pocket of paradise, Ebey Island. Just across the river from Everett, it was a different world. Jim Muhlstein interviewed residents, including Everett Alexander, Andrew Flanders, Rhonda Guilford and Jim McLaughlin.
Fire scorched two acres of tinder dry logging debris near Clearview yesterday in a blaze that kept firefighters from three departments busy for nearly three hours. Jim Evans of Fire District 7 said firefighters got the upper hand when a neighbor donated a bulldozer to cut a firebreak.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library.