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Out of the Past: Week of Jan. 25, 2012
65 years ago • Jan. 23, 1947

• The sum of $400,000 has been allocated by the Forest Highway Board for the construction of an additional 12 miles of the Williams-Grand Canyon Highway.

50 years ago • Jan. 25, 1962

• Are you fat? Available to you without a doctor's prescription is a new drug called Odrinex. You must lose ugly fat in seven days or you will get your money back. Remember, when you eat less, you weigh less.

35 years ago • Jan. 27, 1977

• Hey kids! Have mom bring you to Kentucky Fried Chicken for your birthday party. The cost for five people is $8.45 and includes chicken, rolls, potatoes and gravy, choice of salad, choice of dessert, soft drinks and KFC hats and balloons. We will set it up by appointment and mom leaves the mess for us.

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