Seems Like Yesterday

  • Sunday, April 8, 2012 3:24pm
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50 years ago (1962)

Stakes were planted for an addition to Marysville High School located between the old school and Lincoln Grade School. Sanford Wright would put up the addition. Marking a corner were company foreman Bud Armistead and Ralph Merrill. For Wright and Armistead, it was a homecoming, both graduates of Marysville schools.

The Notes of Accord, an Everett women’s barbershop quartet, won third place in a regional Sweet Adelines contest in Seattle. In the group were Nancy Fero, Mukilteo, Delores Summerfelt, Edmonds, and Doreen Keepers and Nita Price, both of Alderwood Manor.

25 years ago (1987)

Snohomish County Graphics Network was to meet tonight at the Arts Center, Hewitt and Colby avenues. The group formerly met at Everett Community College. The program was on Macintosh and IBM desktop publishing.

Looking ahead to the soccer season this spring, Everett had reason to be optimistic. Coach Geoff Bennett was in his ninth season. Key returnees were juniors Fred Hollinger, defender; Jasen Bergeson, goalie; Myxay Khamphapanh, midfielder; and sophomore Terry Berry, who was off to a fast start in the goal scoring department. The Seagulls looked to be the most improved team in the league.

By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library

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