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Remember When for the week of 11/29/2013

Keri Taborski
Feather Publishing Historian

 

75 YEARS AGO......1938

The new room added to the Quincy Elementary School will be used by students this week.

Plumas County ranked fifth this year in the number of deer killed in California counties with a total of 1,603 bucks.

50 YEARS AGO......1963

Advertisements: Dine out this Thanksgiving--This year let us do all the work for a real feast for the entire family at the Hideaway Lodge in Greenville. Let's Talk Turkey--Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings at Hotel Quincy Dining Room. Carve your own whole turkey at the table. $1.00 per pound per person plus $1.00 dish service per person. Thanksgiving dinner at Feather River Hot Springs--roast Tom turkey, ham or fried chicken dinner and all the trimmings $2.50.

25 YEARS AGO......1988

Advertisement: Shop for your Thanksgiving dinner at local Plumas County grocery stores: turkey 69 cents a pound, can of cranberry sauce 59 cents, can of pumpkin 89 cents, cool whip 79 cents, fresh yams 39 cents a pound, celery 39 cents a bunch, avocados 49 cents each.

10 YEARS AGO......2003

Indian Valley Health Care directors voted to file for Chapter 19 Reorganizational Bankruptcy but will remain open.

Note: items included in the weekly Remember When column are taken from our bound newspaper archives and represent writing styles of that particular period. The spelling and grammar are not edited, so the copy is presented as it actually appeared in the original newspaper.

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