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Pages from the past for June 27, 2013

75 years ago, June 30, 2013

From the Pine River Journal

The July Fourth VFW Dance at the armory will not be held on the fourth as presumed by many, but Saturday evening, July 2.

An invitation has been extended to Pine River talent to take part in a “Major Bowes” amateur program to be held at Longville some time after July 4.

50 years ago, June 28, 1963

From the Pine River Journal

(Photo) NEW ADDITION - to the Pine River High School Band this year are the pom pom girls, who are seen here, stepping a lively pace to the drums.

Breezy Point’s recently completed airport with 2500-foot hard surface runway, tie-downs, attended fueling station and offering transportation to the Lodge, Golf Course and Resort Area is proving extremely popular with Minnesota and midwest flying vacationers.

25 years ago, June 30, 1988

From the Pine River Journal

(Photo) THE SUPERIOR SKY DIVERS were at the Fly-In Breakfast sponsored by the Lions Club Sunday, and were definitely a crowd pleaser.

(Photo) SENATOR BOB DECKER hopes to have the winning ticket on the boat offered by Whispering Pines Good Samaritan Center.

10 years ago, June 26, 2003

From the Pine River Journal

Efforts to attract Paul Bunyan and Babe to Pequot Lakes, Pine River, and Hackensack and other area communities ended with a whimper June 18.

Camp Knutson will be celebrating its 50th year as a camp for children with special needs on Aug. 23.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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