REMEMBER WHEN

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Thirty-FIVE YEARS AGO
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The Dance at the Swiss Club Saturday night featured the music of the National Guard Orchestra.  The dance is sponsored by the Lions Club of Holtville.
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Pvt. John Okawa has completed the Turret Auxiliary Mechanic Course No. at the Armored Center at Ft. Knox, Kentucky
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Mr and Mrs. Warren Reidy are leaving Sunday for the Sheridan, Wyoming.  Reidy is the golf professional at the Sheridan Country Club.
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Dud Hefner of Holtville will take over ownership and management of Club 19, in Imperial, on Monday , May 10th.
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FOrty-FIVE YEARS AGO
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F. Roy Thompson, Curtis R. King and Reid C. Manchester were named victorious candidates in the council race, and Mrs. E.M. Carpenter and Miss Lena Bridenstine were returned to the office of City Clerk and City Treasurer in the election last Tuesday.
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Members of the Holtville Fire Department were keeping their fingers crossed in hopes the outbreak of palm tree fires had been brought to an end after a week of quiet following the fire last Thursday Night

BIRTHDAYS
COURTESY SOROPTIMIST CLUB

Thirty-FIVE
YEARS AGO
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1973 was the biggest boom in building Holtville has ever experienced with building permits toping $1million. The Muller-Lopez subdivision accounted for $687,000 and the new Saikhon office building came in at over $100,000
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Two streakers wheezed down on Maple Avenue at 9:05 p.m. according to a local resident. Police weren’t able to tell whether they were female or male.
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Forty-FIVE
YEARS AGO
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The Alter Society at St. Joseph’s Church was host to a surprise potluck supper in honor of the parish priest, Fr. Sean Murray.
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The Pine Union P.T.A. had a most successful food sale last weekend and Chairman Mrs. Roy Schaffner issued thanks to the many persons who brought in the delicious food for the sale.
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fifty-FIVE
YEARS AGO
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A Kitchen shower for Lindy Perry was held in Downey, March 14 at the home of Mrs. Norma Schults. Co-hostess was Mrs. Annabelle Van Der Linden.
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“Life with Father,” a hilarious comedy, was presented at Finley Auditorium.

Aug 13: William Herholtz III, Jason Hines, Adam Lane, Allison Cameron, Gregory Stahm, Steve Lopez, Michael Beardsley, Paige Ries.
Aug 14: Joseph Jessee, Betsy Smith, John Gebhart, Oslynn Cartee.
Aug 15: Carmen Neidiffer, Louie Johnson†, Patricia Ann Saiza, Laura G. Saldana†, Gary Fjeldsted, Evan Kennedy, Celeb Chambers, Josef Robert Iten, Oscar Gonzalez, Barry Green.
Aug 16: Ron Jessee, Jr., Sandy Vogel, Sarah Hartshorn, Galima Akhmadullina, Chloe Marie DuPre.
Aug 17: Brittany Nicole Ormand, Allyson Vanderford, Jakob Fusi, George Sanders, Kristi Philips, Cody Grant Harbolt.
Aug 18: Tera DuPre, Carri Gonzalez, Rositta Hilfiker.
Aug 19: Kevin Ormand, Leo Samaha†, Robert Rubin, Stacy Britschgi, Anita Salcido, Kayla Morgan.

Anniversaries

Aug. 17:    Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Downs.
Aug. 18:    Mr. & Mrs. Steve Bowers.

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