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Looking Back-Sept. 26, 2013

40 years ago, Sept. 20, 1973

From the Country Echo

Pequot dentist Dr. Jack Anderson received a $1,000 Preventive Dentistry Award from the American Dental Association.

(Headline) Zip Code explained; now used on 85 percent of all first class mail

30 years ago, Sept. 29, 1983

From the Country Echo

(Photo) Brian Koch, No. 10, fires a touchdown pass to Pete Birkeland in the fourth quarter of the Indians’ 40-12 loss to the Walker-Hackensack Warriors.

Terry Wallin and Mary Schwieters were crowned Pequot Lakes homecoming king and queen.

20 years ago, Sept. 23, 1993

From the Lake Country Echo

The Rev. Duane and Inez Nelson were selected as grand marshals for the Pequot Lakes High School homecoming festivities.

New at Pequot Lakes High School is a Life Skills for the ‘90s class for high school seniors.

10 years ago, Sept. 25, 2003

From the Lake Country Echo

Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox moved from their former home at the Paul Bunyan Amusement Center to their new home at This Old Farm.

The Crosslake Area Historical Society’s Candlelight and Cider Tour showed life in pioneer times.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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