50 years ago (1964)
William H. Schmidt of Route 2, Lake Stevens ,was the recipient of a $200 scholarship to Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. A junior, Schmidt had a 3.65 grade average and had been on the Student Council. He was a 1960 graduate of Everett High School.
Duane Paul and Michelle Rose Schireman, children Duane and Roseanne Schireman, 4810 College Ave., were celebrating their birthdays together. Duane was one year old today, and Michelle was two on June 6. They had a sister Debra Rose Grandparents were Frances Willson and Alvin and Selma Schireman.
25 years ago (1989)
John Cirks of Everett happily carried his pride and joy, a hand-built remote-controlled J3 Cub, to the runway after it survived a crash landing on Ebey Island. He and other plane owners flew at a site dubbed Nimitz Field, named for property owner and fellow flyer Ed Nimitz. A newcomer to the hobby, Cirks had already invested 200 hours of labor.
Dr. James R. Henderson, board-certified in pediatrics, announced the opening of his office, Aug 14, at 326 S. Stillaguamish, Arlington. His subspecialty was in oncology and hermatology.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library