News from 25-50-75-100 years ago
January 5, 2023
January 5, 1923 – Following custom, the bachelors of Petersburg will give another of their annual dances at the Sons of Norway Hall on Saturday night. For many years it has been the custom for the bachelors in town to give a big dance to which everybody is invited just before the start of the spring fishing season. The dance will be entirely free to all, the entire expenses being paid by the hosts of the evening.
January 2, 1948 – At a meeting of the Territorial Board recently the application of the Town of Petersburg for funds to construct an airplane landing float was approved. In a...