From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• Jodi Gilsdorf and Krista Hendricks were named mentors of the month at Crestwood Elementary School.

• A chair from the Cameron Hotel, which was located on Broadway Ave in Swanton, was on display at Farmers and Merchants State Bank.

25 Years Ago

• Maggie Callahan and Ben Green were Swanton High School’s November Athletes of the Month.

50 Years Ago

• Walter Hable of Swanton, was named Toledo Bowling Association Bowling Secretary of the Year.

• There was preliminary exploration of a plan to building a new Fulton County hospital.

75 Years Ago

• A pep meeting was held to owner Maurice Hoffman, a teacher and coach at Swanton High School, who was to leave for the army.
• Lewis Ryan named Fulton County Fair Board president.
• Former Swanton boy Walter P. Hill cited by President Franklin D. Roosevent for Production Merit.
• Playing at the La France Theater in Swanton was “Here We Go Again” starring Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Fibber McGee and Molly.