From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• Third party in the park of the season planned at Memorial Park. Harley-Packer Band to perform.

• Swanton Board of Education delays approving drug test policy.

25 Years Ago

• Fulton County Republican Committee elected officers including Sandra Barber, chairperson; Delbert Dunbar, vice-chairman; and Jane Swigart secretary-treasurer.

• The Swanton Academic Boosters presented Swanton High School with a framed photograph of the Class of 1992 valedictorian Elizabeth Garmenn, to be hung in the school.

• Mark Basilius was hired to be Evergreen High School’s principal.

50 Years Ago
• George Cordes was appointed to Swanton Village Council.
• Pam Segrist attended the national meeting of the Future Homemakers of America in Los Angeles.
75 Years Ago

• Rationing of tires is bringing the bicycle into greater use.

90 Years Ago

• Real estate prices were slumping in Fulton County.

• Sand Lake selected for Swanton Exchange Club’s first Sunshine Special, a getaway for youth ages 10-18.

• The number of divorces dropped to 17 in Fulton County for 1926, from 25 in 1925. Marriages increased from 165 to 265 over the same period.