100 Years Ago: 1923

Lucretia Bore, noted opera singer, has arrived in this country from abroad and will be heard during the upcoming opera season.

50 Years Ago: 1973

Geneva Kirk of the Lewiston High School teaching staff presented a program recently at the monthly meeting of the Patrons at St. Mary’ General Hospital this week. Miss Kirk spoke about Maine’s sister state in Brazil do Norte, and illustrated her program by showing colored slides.

25 Years Ago: 1998

(Sun Journal photo) Students in Marilyn Curtis’ fourth grade class at the Marion T. Morse Elementary in Lisbon Falls have been studying and classifying ecological plots. Each student grids off a three feet by a three feet plot in order to observe and collect data on three different days. The information then had to be analyzed and classified according to a system set up by the students. The students then had to identify different plants and insects found in their plot. This was then shared through diagrams, charts and posters.

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