1960: Adrian Man Wounds Self

Merwynn Schutz, 22, of Adrian, suffered a minor gunshot wound in 1960 while taking a gun from his car to clean it.

1945: First Minnesotan POW Reported Freed In Philippines Raid

News Reaches Family on Birthday; Officer Taken Prisoner on Corregidor Lt. Emmet L. Manson, younger of the two sons of Dr. and Mrs. F.M. Manson, 320 Eleventh St., and for the past three years a prisoner of the Japanese on Luzon, this afternoon was reported in a delayed Associated Press dispatch as among the 513…
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1945: Shop At Penneys For An Awesome Mustache

This 1945 Penney’s advertisement features a man with a very pointy mustache. I’m not sure about the bow tie, though. Next post at nine a.m.