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Looking Back - December 5


40 years ago, Dec. 6, 1973

From the Country Echo

(Headline) Pequot nipped 56-55 in season opener

(Caption) LOOSE BALL — Bob Hamilton, all conference forward, leaps for the ball during last week’s game with Pierz.

30 years ago, Dec. 1, 1983

From the Country Echo

(Headline) Oasis manages quick recovery after Thanksgiving Day fire

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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