Daily Archives: April 9, 2011

1986: The Farm Crisis and Agricultural Stress

The farm crisis caused agricultural stress in 1986.

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1961: Coach Floyd (Baldy) Nelson

In 1961, Coach Floyd ‘Baldy’ Nelson was heading into his 11th season as head coach for track, and he had a pretty impressive record. Nelson died in February 2011 with an even more impressive record for service. Does anyone know … Continue reading

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1940: Ready for a New Picnic Shelter

Hap Ehlers and a WPA crew were to build a new picnic shelter in Chautauqua park in 1940.

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