Old Post FilesPublished 11:00am Friday, May 23, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
Lt. and Mrs. Louis P. Cashman Jr. announce the birth of a daughter, Mary Louise, on May 23.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Mrs. J.B. Bragg and Mrs. Frank Guilde are honored as 50-year graduates of St. Francis Xavier Academy.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Martha West announces as an entry in the Miss Vicksburg contest.
40 Years Ago: 1974
Mr. and Mrs. W.C. Sullivan retire from the teaching profession after more than 30 years of service in Mississippi schools.
30 Years Ago: 1984
“Indiana Jones” is playing at the Battlefield Cinema Theater. • the Morning Gardners Club dedicates land owned by Hope and Woodland Shockley as a bird sanctuary.
20 Years Ago: 1994
Several downtown property owners will have to move their businesses to make way for a city-planned convention and civic center.
10 Years Ago: 2004
A Vicksburg man remains in River Region Medical Center after being injured in a wreck Saturday night near Eagle Lake.