News from 25-50-75-100 years ago
October 28, 2021
October 28, 1921 The Spokane arrived from the north at 9 o’clock Thursday evening and left at 9 Friday morning. During her stay here she loaded about 90 boxes of fresh fish plus a great deal of other freight from the Public Dock, and about 40 boxes of fresh fish plus plunder from the Citizen’s Dock. This spelled a nice increase in the fish shipping and should give our local ambitions a fresh boost.
October 25, 1946 Arrival of the boat, Hazel H from Prince Rupert early Saturday was a signal for a scramble for food such as never was seen in Petersburg before. Apples, onions, potatoes,...