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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 30, 1948

Weather Attempts To Sabotage Jubilee Day–

Despite a cold, misty day last Saturday, a throng of old-timers, newcomers and in-betweens came to Scobey to enjoy the Jubilee, commemorating the 35th anniversary of the founding of townsite.

The parade was postponed an hour and a half, but when the parade came off it was worth seeing.

County’s Oldest Old-Timer Dies Day of Jubilee– Mrs. Olive Bernice Rhodes, 92, for the past three years a patient at the Olson Hospital in Scobey, passed away in peace last Saturday, as the rest of the community was celebrating the 35th anniversary of Scobey and generally honoring pi...