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75 Years Ago


Items taken from weekly issues 75 years ago, from the Daniels County Leader, est. 1922 (continuation of the Scobey Sentinel, est. 1912).

1947 Chronology from January 1, 1948 issue


1947 started out with the Scobey Saddle Club raising funds for the hospital in the form of a beauty queen contest, won by Edna Grove of Peerless.

February brought a treacherous, blinding blizzard with 30 below temperatures.

A representative of Montana- Dakota Utilities arrived to discuss the power situation of Scobey.

Meeting held for interest in forming a soil conservation district.


City councilmen plan extension of water and sewer mains in city.

Scobey high school baske...