Read more about Nov. 2, 1922, in the archives.

100 Years Ago: 1922

Mrs. Hazel Edith Libby of College Street, who is conducting private classes in millinery along with her model work in sports hats and suits for the New York market, has taken temporary rooms at 437 Main Street, to accommodate her rapidly growing classes.

50 Years Ago: 1972

Miss Esther Wilkinson of Wayne, N.J., will be the guest speaker at the YWCA Noontime Adventure Series from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, at the Kate J. Anthony House, 248 Turner St. Auburn. She will relate her experiences of this past summer, when she was an interpreter on the Hospital Ship SS Hope docked at Rio Grande de Norte, sister state to Maine. Miss Wilkinson is a Bates College student, and a member of the senior class. She is studying Portuguese in the modern language department.

25 Years Ago: 1997

The Great Falls Model Railroad Club will hold its 24th annual Railroad Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, at the Auburn Middle School. It will include movies, operating layouts, hobby shop displays, photos and a white elephant table. There will be a clinic also. The concession stand will be manned by the Auburn Middle School band.

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 login first for digital access. 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: