Old Post Files • 020614
Published 11:22 am Thursday, February 6, 2014
70 YEARS AGO: 1944
Harry K. Murray Jr. completes Marine Reserve officer Training School at Quantico, Va. • Gov. Thomas L. Bailey addresses the I.C. Boosters Club here.
60 YEARS AGO: 1954
The Rev. J.A. Holloway is back in the pulpit at Grace Baptist Church. • Services are held for Mrs. Kate Vaughn.
50 YEARS AGO: 1964
Mrs. Pearl Marcom is elected president of the Delta Kappa Gamma honor society for teachers in Tallulah. • Services are held for Simon Campbell.
40 YEARS AGO: 1974
The St. Aloysius girls basketball team wins 47-43 over Pelahatchie. • Cathy Kay Dodson is engaged to marry Mark Elwin Holmes.
30 YEARS AGO: 1984
Mrs. Ruby Salassi dies. • Katherine Michelle Grant is 3.
20 YEARS AGO: 1994
Delta, La., with a population of 234 and two lottery outlets, sold more than 4.7 million Louisiana Lottery tickets in 1993. • Michael and Sandy Walters announce the birth of a daughter, Jaycie Alexandra.
10 YEARS AGO: 2004
Ferdinand Justin “Dutch” Glassl dies at 80. • A Vicksburg police officer appeals his suspension for smoking a cigarette at a Vicksburg High football game.