100 Years Ago: 1921

The first snow of the season fell Friday morning. During the “storm,” which lasted about fifteen minutes, a well-known Wilton man was seen mowing his lawn.

50 Years Ago: 1971

A seven-member School Council is assisting the administrative staff of St. Dominic Regional High School, Lewiston in an advisory capacity. Its purposes are to help the principal in decision-making matters of serious importance to the welfare of the school; to assist him in a study of discipline problems, with the hope of arriving at a reasonable solution; to assist him in the study of Student Senate and faculty recommendations; and to advise him in matters pertaining to sports activities. Those people are Sister Jeanette Gonthier, Brother Louis Laperle, principal, Rev. Robert Girouard, chaplain; Bro. Rodolph Berard, Bro. Adrien Bouchard, assistant principal, Roland Roy, and Brother Laflamme, guidance director.

25 Years Ago: 1996

Reindeer Theatre Company, a Portland-based group formed in 1994 by Lewiston/Auburn entertainer Louis-Philippe, has announced plans to present “Among My Souvenirs,” RTC’s musical tribute to the legendary pop singer Connie Francis, at 8 p.m., Friday and  Saturday, Nov. 15 and Nov. 16, at Marco’s Restaurant, 177 Lisbon St. in Lewiston. “Among My Souvenirs” is the title of one of Francis’ well-known hits.

The material used in Looking Back is produced exactly as it originally appeared although misspellings and errors may be corrected.

Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.

filed under: