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Years 75 Ago


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

June 17, 1948

Saddle Show Is Marked Success Despite Weather–

Prospects for the 4th annual Saddle Club show were very bleak late Tuesday evening; and as the next day dawned more rain threatened. Spirits perked up and the show went ahead to be a rousing success, with about 2 thousand spectators shivering in the stands. Joe Tkachyk won the saddle, Gordon Marlenee won the boots and Mr. Darrington, the hat.

Announcers were Mack Reid of Poplar and Walt Ware of Whitetail.

Lions Elections–

Annual elections were conducted, with Earl Fairbanks, president; Gerald Melena, 1st vp; Eddie Tong 2nd vp; ...