From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• The Fulton County Fair reported 263,143 visitors.

25 Years Ago

• Charley and Ruth Griesinger re-opened Grandma’s Kitchen on Main Street in Swanton.

• An air show at Toledo Express Airport attracted an estimated 30,000 visitors each day.

• The Fulton County Fair set an attendance record with 179,890 visitors.

50 Years Ago

• Don’s Superette at Airport Highway and Brailey Road offered bulk sausage for 49 cents per pound.

• Swanton football topped Delta 38-6 behind 122 rushing yards from Fred Sturt.

75 Years Ago

• A record 374 attended grades 1-6 in Swanton Schools.

• Swanton High School’s football schedule included Perrysburg, Holland, Maumee, Whitmer, Whitehouse, Wauseon and Delta.

90 Years Ago

• There were 525 students enrolled in Swanton Schools.

• The Arcade theatre was being remodeled into a automobile showroom for Swanton Sales and Service.