Out of the Past
65 years ago
Jan. 14, 1943
Mrs. Jay Lucas says that the last Christmas without snow was in 1929. She says she remembers it very well because it was her first Christmas in Arizona.
50 years ago
Jan. 16, 1958
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Cureton, Roxena, Roxen, Tom and Dale were Phoenix business visitors over the past weekend. Mr. Cureton brought a three-yard concrete mixing truck back for the Old Trails Lumber Company. Mr. Cureton planes to have his concrete mixing setup all ready to go by the time building is feasible in late March or April in order to be able to provide ready mixed concrete for jobs of all sizes.
35 years ago
Jan. 18, 1973
At Williams Country Grocery, weekly specials included eight pounds of oranges, $1; bacon, $.69 per pound; giant size Tide detergent, $.79; 10 30-gallon Glad trash bags, $.69; and, Aqua Net hair spray, $.49.
(Editor's note: The preceding news items were taken out of the Williams News (1889-present).