10 Years Ago
• Deacon Dzierzawski appointed to Swanton Village Council.
• Audrey Layman named Christmas in Swanton queen and David Zeigler king.
25 Years Ago
• Lawrence Hallett was grand marshal of the Christmas in Swanton parade with Mitch and Mary Beth of K-100 serving as emcees.
• Swanton residents Kristen Farley, Eric Graves, Sara-Claire Campesino and Emily Graves performing in Toledo Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker.”
50 Years Ago
• R.L. “Dick” Harding received the Swanton Exchange Club’s Golden Deeds Award.
• Smoked hams were offered for 49 cents per pound at the Swanton A&P. Swanton TV offered a 12-inch Zenith Super Screen portable TV for $99.95.
• Swanton merchants holding Christmas Shopping Days from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 4-23. Free parking offered along with visits from Santa Claus.
75 Years Ago
• Swanton High School football closed their season with an 18-0 victory over Oakwood on Thanksgiving morning.
• Prices of the new Ford car slightly higher than the old Model T. Prices on the pleasure car will range from $385 to $570.