September 3, 2020
September 3, 1920
W. A. Altman, locating engineer for the Butler Paper Co. of Chicago, was in Petersburg for several days this week investigating water power sites and paper mill locations. Mr. Altman made several side trips from Petersburg and investigated from every angle. He did say that the Thomas Bay site was one of the best he had seen in southeastern Alaska.
August 31, 1945
Miss Myrtle Cornelius, owner of Cornelius Mercantile Company returned from Seattle via Ketchikan. She was in Seattle when the word came that the war had ended and she said that within a matter of minutes after the...