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1961: Lakefield Says No

Lakefield said no to school bonds in 1961.

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1985: Memories of a Former Kid

And here’s Bob Artley’s other wonderful comic, Memories of a Former Kid.

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1939: Junior College Holds Classes

School was starting up again in 1939, and The Wizard of Oz was making huge waves nationally and was playing at the State.

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1945: Lismore Bus Accident Victims Report for Checkup

Five children were released from the hospital after a bus accident in 1945, but were due for a final checkup. Next post at 6 p.m.

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1945: Call for Reservations… for the School Bus

Back in 1945, you had to call ahead in order to ride on the school bus.

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1985: WHS Class Resurrects Old Tractors

The Worthington High School vo-ag class rehabilitated old tractors in 1985.

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1935: Speling Is Siriusly Harde

Spelling kept the most students after school in 1935, and not arithmetic or reading. I used to be a decent speller and even won a school spelling bee as a kid, but after taking German in high school I became … Continue reading

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1985: Donkey Basketball for Crailsheim

Hale got up-close and personal with his donkey in 1985 during a game of donkey basketball that raised funds for the Worthington choir’s trip to Crailsheim. I’m guessing this game was hilarious; anyone remember it?

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1985: Glen Grussing, Scott Kruger in Round Lake

Glen Grussing and Scott Kruger, both players on the Sioux Valley-Round Lake-Brewster basketball team in 1985, were in a battle over the ball during a game with the Westbrook Wildcats.

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1985: Bob Artley Chronicles Recess Memories

This 1985 cartoon from Bob Artley’s "Memories of a Former Kid" collection reminds me why it was sometimes good to be a girl: you didn’t often get pummeled over recess. Sure, you got glared at and sometimes they’d give you … Continue reading

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