Daily Archives: June 13, 2009

1959: Chill Out, Man

This ad for Nobles Co-operative Electric seems to have Reddy Kilowatt’s lightbulb cousin in the bottom left-hand corner. Cool ad though. Pun totally intended.

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1934: Buy a Norge at Rickbeil’s

The next week he offered her a great deal on 10 dozen, and she took it hook, line and sinker. He never found out she was behind the shoplifting ring that had taken $2,410 worth of fruit in five years. … Continue reading

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1959: City Employee Zapped with 7,200 Volts

John Anderson, Worthington city employee and a member of a city line crew, inadvertently touched a 7,200 volt power line when he was working at cleaning bushings on a transformer bank at the local Campbell Soup Co. He was revived … Continue reading

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