Old Post Files for Monday, Aug. 25, 2014
Published 11:30 am Monday, August 25, 2014
70 Years Ago: 1944
Sgt. Al Baker, former manager of the Vicksburg Billies baseball team, is a visitor to the city. • Rabbi and Mrs. Stanley Brav and children are visiting in North Carolina.
60 Years Ago: 1954
Mrs. Thomascine Harrison is vacationing in Albuquerque, N.M.
50 Years Ago: 1964
Mr. and Mrs. Charles French announce the birth of a son, Charles Gray, on Aug. 23.
40 Years Ago: 1974
Renee Berry, Warren County Extension 4-H Youth Agent, receives the state award for Community Pride participation.
30 Years Ago: 1984
George Langston, 74-year-old Tallulah, La., resident, mounts a discarded hubcap on the front of his bike to use as a rearview mirror.
20 Years Ago: 1994
St. Aloysius High School opens the 31st annual Red Carpet Bowl with a 53-0 slashing of Enterprise at Memorial Stadium.
10 Years Ago: 2004
Vicksburg officials plan to present a $30.8 million election-year budget that will increase spending, but not taxes.