Daily Archives: January 26, 2010

1985: Ice House Burns Down

Fire quickly destroyed a Lake Okabena ice house in January 1985. Dr. Bruce Larson, owner of the icehouse, was not using it at the time of the blaze. The cause of the fire was unknown.

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1960: Jackson Argues School Bond Issue

Jackson was considering issuing a school bond in 1960. The bonding was defeated 1,498 to 265. Next post at noon.

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1945: Are Americans Wasteful?

This 1945 Daily Globe article asks if Americans are wasteful because they are prosperous or prosperous because they are wasteful. I’ve never thought of it that way before, but it’s an interesting question.

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