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Remember When for the week of 3/6/2015

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian


100 YEARS AGO.....1915
A printing press has been ordered for Plumas County High School. The press will print two pages, each measuring 7 X 10 inches. It is planned to make use of this machine in getting out high school correspondence courses for those who are ready for high school but for various reasons are not able to attend school in person.

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Remember When for the week of 2/27/2015

100 YEARS AGO.....1915
A heavy rainstorm prevailed in Plumas County this week in which several inches of water fell in combination with melting mountain snow causing slides and delaying railroad traffic throughout the Feather River canyon.

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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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