Old Post Files for Wednesday, June 4Published 11:30am Wednesday, June 4, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
J.W. Garrett announces as a candidate for alderman. • Mr. and Mrs. S.R. McBroom announce the birth of a daughter, Jackie Ann, on May 22.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Lt. and Mrs. Robert Ford Jr. announce the birth of a daughter, Elizabeth. • Mrs. Frank Kearns and Mrs. Henry Fielder leave for a six-week trip abroad.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Dewey C. Bell III receives the St. Aloysius High School Alumni Association scholarship award.
40 Years Ago: 1974
Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Carter announce the birth of a daughter, Brandi Bowen, born June 3.
30 Years Ago: 1984
Delvin Michael King celebrates his first birthday. • Airman Charles F. Smith, son of Wilbert and Irene Kenney of Vicksburg, completes Air Force basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
20 Years Ago: 1994
The Board of Mayor and Aldermen authorize the city to enter a $93,000 contract for an experimental trolley system.
10 Years Ago: 2004
Eight people are left homeless after a boarding house fire on Main Street.