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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).

September 2, 1948

Disaster Averted At Davis Farm After Fire Breaks Out– Tommy Davis and his combining crew pulled out of the field Tuesday evening at the old Stalder place which Davis purchased from Guy Stalder. There remained about four days cutting in the field right next to the granaries. The truck was parked away from the granary, the crew left for supper at the house two miles away.

After supper two of the men noticed flames in the direction of the area they had left. They ...