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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).

January 8, 1948

County Census Should Increase, Statistics Show–

Statistics for the year at the Clerk and Recorder’s Office show that 109 babies were born in Daniels County during 1947. This increase in population was counteracted by only 32 deaths. Hopes for further increases are also optimistic as 51 marriage licenses were issued and only nine divorces granted.

First ‘48 Birth Is Son Born To Joe Klos Family– David Bruce, hitting the scales at 7 pounds 6 1/2 ounces, was born at the Olson Hospital Jan. 4 to become the first baby born in Daniels County in 1948. He is the son of Mr....