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Remember When for the week of 2/20/2015

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

100 YEARS AGO.....1915
1000 feet of moving picture film illustrating the cattle raising, lumber and mining industries of Plumas County with scenes of the Feather River and other various points of interest in Plumas County will be shown at the theater in Quincy in addition to the regular program. The films and slides will be used at the Plumas County exhibit at the Panama Pacific Exposition in San Francisco. [The Panama Pacific Exposition was a world’s fair held from Feb. through Dec. on a 635-acre site along the north shore now known as the Marina District in San Francisco.]

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Remember When for the week of 2/13/2015

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

YEARS AGO.....1915
In an endeavor to prove to the California State Highway Commission the advantage and value of the Feather River route from Quincy to the Nevada state line, both east and west, the Portola Chamber of Commerce has sent a telegram to the Commission stating that Beckwourth Pass is open to travel during the entire winter.

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Remember When for the week of 2/6/2015

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

 

100 YEARS AGO....1915

Advertisement: Sweet apple cider 40 cents a gallon. Write C.A. Sheldon, Keddie, California. Delivered to all parts of Plumas County.

Advertisement: We have the dope. Everything that goes to make a first class bottom for longboard skiis may be obtained from Quincy Drug Store including beeswax, paraffin, resin, canuba wax, etc.

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Remember When for the week of 1/30/2015

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian


100 YEARS AGO.....1915

H.P. McBeth, former Plumas County Clerk and Auditor, accompanied by his family, departed Monday evening for San Francisco where they expect to make their future home. Mr. McBeth was born and raised in Plumas County and when his late father John McBeth, holding the office of Plumas County Treasurer died in 1899, he was appointed to fill the vacancy. He was elected to the offices of county clerk and auditor in 1902 and was re-elected until 1914.

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Remember When for the week of 1/23/2015

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

 

100 YEARS AGO.....1915

Advertisement : Plumas National Bulletin for sale. The stockholders of Plumas County Publication Company offer for sale the entire plant and business of the Plumas National-Bulletin newspaper and print shop in Quincy. With one of the most complete and modern equipment in the northern part of the state, this newspaper was established in 1866.

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