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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).

April 7, 1949

Geologist Tells of Chances Here for Irrigation– O. J. Scherer, geologist for the water conservation division of the Federal Soil Conservation Service out of the regional office at Lincoln, Neb., yesterday held a small group of interested listeners entranced for about 3 hours as he described rock formations, ground water levels and drew charts to illustrate his point. The geologist was here as the result of surveys and tests conducted by this county last year by technicians for the Daniels County Soil Conservation District.

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