1960: Ellsworth Woman Named Top Rural Homemaker

Laura Staeffler, wife of Robert Staeffler, was named the top rural homemaker in Nobles County in 1960. Mrs. Staeffler’s French Cream Cake turned out a bit blurry in my photo.

1945: Lake Park Man Rescued From Japanese

Pete Peterson of Lake Park was rescued from the Japanese in 1945, and at one point, he had been down to 94 pounds. He and Charles Snelson had signed up together, and were taken prisoner together too. Next post at 6 p.m.

1935: Milk Delivered Dependably

Benson and Sorensen Dairy (telephone 143) was one of probably several companies offering milk delivery in 1935, and they wished to be known for their better service, states this 1935 ad.