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1940: Candy Corn and Baseball

Caramel candy corn was available at the Worthington Creamery in 1940.

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1961: Done to Perfection!

American Laundry, located on 720 Second Ave., offered shirts “done to perfection” in 1961.

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1945: Milk Is a Must for War Workers

War workers should drink milk from Benson & Sorensen Dairy, stated this 1945 ad. Enjoy health and energy by drinking milk daily! Next post at 6 p.m.

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1935: We Don’t Need No Stinkin Canopies

Filling station canopies are a thing of the past, declared the Nobles County Times in 1935. Instead, gas stations of the future would have cornices. While I have seen some with cornices, they usually seem to go with a canopy … Continue reading

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1935: Coast to Coast Soon Ready

A new Coast to Coast was coming to Worthington in 1935.

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