From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• Swanton High School students to perform “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.”

• Bond refunding to save Swanton Local Schools taxpayers $2 million.

25 Years Ago

• Swanton’s Fourth of July celebration expanded to two days.
• Swanton baseball topped Evergreen 15-4 to open the season.
50 Years Ago
• Swanton School Board plans a 1,500 square foot addition to Swanton Township School, to be paid for with federal money.
• O.J. Pifer, first superintendent of Evergreen Schools, passed away.
75 Years Ago

• Army considering a cantonment near the intersection of Reed and Girdham roads.

• An open meeting of the Swanton Commerce Club will include discussion of lighting at the Swanton football field.

• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Kit Carson,” with Jon Hall and Lynn Bari

90 Years Ago

• Koepfer Hardware, on the south side, offered roller skates for $1.85 per pair and soft coal heaters from $25 each.