1959: Lake Okabena Too Dry, Needs Help

In 1959 the Daily Globe advocated spending money for a study into helping out the local lakes, which had gotten very low.

1944: Photographer Advertises Lack Of Photography, Sort Of

This Rickers Photos ad from 1944 letting people know that they could not get photographs in time for Christmas delivery due to a shortage of materials is actually not all that unusual. From time to time in the 1944 Daily Globes, you’ll see businesses apologetically advertising that you couldn’t actually buy cars, or bicycles, or…
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1934: Norge Fridge Saves Lovely Mom Steps, Food, Money

Rickbeil’s Hardware was hawking a Norge refrigerator "on easy terms if you wish" during the depths of the Great Depression in 1934. Next post at 9 a.m.