50 years ago (1964)
Liquidation of the Takout, 1502 Hewitt Ave., was announced by Dick Burch, owner. Lease of the building had closed and no other suitable site for the beverage and novelty shop was available. Burch would continue his work with Klein Motors but the Takout would close after a sale of its goods.
Easter fashions would be on parade tomorrow at the Westview Cafeteria on the third floor of the Medical-Dental Building, in a show sponsored by J.C. Penney, Nancy Taylor Charm School and the cafeteria. LaWanda Goldthorpe was commentator. Models were Sharon Backman, Roberta Johnson, Flora Wilson, Pam Cass and Joyce Tuengel.
25 years ago (1989)
Mullissa Willette, Erin Peinado, Anna Ballard, Brendan Larson and David Rogers, students at St. Magdalen School, donned all shades of green rehearsing for the parade at the school’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade. Principal Maureen Stohl expected all of the students to be wearing green.
Celebrating their grand opening was Ever Wood Homes at 9609 Evergreen Way. They invited the public to come in and see their sunroom display and encouraged customers to add a Lindal SunRoom and brighten their outlook.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library