May 13, 2024 at 1:24 p.m.

Looking Back - Do you remember when...



  Information for 100, 75, 50 and 25  year news briefs was researched and gathered by Renee Geving and Cec McKeig from Cass County newspaper archives at the Cass County Historical Society.    

100 Years Ago

May 15, 1924

   The baseball game played at Federal Dam Sunday was a bum game and the score was 12 to 3 in favor of Boy River.

   Walter Smith, county missionary, preached at the Boe Schoolhouse on Sunday.

   Gertrude and Mae Kline spent the weekend in Trelipe with home folks and returned to Longville to attend school.

75 Years Ago

May 13, 1949

   Mr. and Mrs. Sherwood of Cedar Falls, Iowa have come to Longville to prepare their resort, Bertinerma, on Lake Inguadona.

   The gentlemen of the Longville Community Church have been laying a sidewalk in front of the church.

   The Longville Rod and Gun Club met Tuesday to plan for the 4th of July celebration.

50 Years Ago

May 16, 1974

   Onigum Point Restaurant will have a bullhead fry on May 17th with fry bread and wild rice.

   On May 23rd the spring meeting of the Long Pine Playground Association will be held at Bromley’s Ten Mile Lake Inn. Find out what they are doing to promote the Hospitality Industry.

   Congratulations to the new owners, Mr. and Mrs. Larry Wright, of the IGA Grocery in Hackensack.

 25 Years Ago

May 18, 1999 

   Ted Adamek, April 14, 1922 - May 8, 1999, died in St. Paul. He served with the 101st Airborne Division in WWII. He married Shirley Amos and they retired to Longville in 1984. 

   Samantha Spaeth, 3rd grade student at Remer Elementary, was named a national finalist in the “Most Humorous” category for her entry in the annual Music K-8 magazine cover coloring contest.

   A wedding shower for Karen Pierce, bride to be of Scott Carpenter, will be held May 22nd at the Longville Fire Hall.



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