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January 24, 2013

by Darcy Uttech
50 years ago

Thursday, January 24, 1963

A message from a Fulda Booster - Fulda, Minnesota is a great little city. Live here - we're growing, visit here - we're friendly! We extend old-fashioned hospitality to guests and share with our fellow citizens a glowing pride in our city.

Buschena Electric has served the area for more than thirty years. Owned and operated by John Buschena and his son, Art, the shop offers a modern display of G. E. appliances. Patricia Hager and Lt. Richard R. Lund announce their engagement. No wedding date has been set.

Rites were held on Friday at Avoca for George H. Onken. Mr. Onken passed away on January 16th at the Worthington Hospital.

A Sabin oral polio immunization program will be offered in Murray County beginning February 10th and is open to any person 3 months to 100 years.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Pederson are the parents of a son, Todd Allen, born January 19th in Worthington.

Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Jans are the parents of a daughter born January 19th in Westbrook.

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Behr are the parents of a son born January 10th.

Mr. and Mrs. William Brehmer are the parents of a son, John Erich, born January 17th.

Red Owl store offering Stokely tomato juice 4 - 46oz. cans for $1.00.

Don't add anti-freeze this year without first having your radiator cleaned and repaired at Ralphs Auto Service.

Gits Mercantile Co. having a January White Sale with everything from mattress pads to sheets to bath towels on sale.

30 years ago

Thursday, January 27, 1983

Hank Lenards found himself being the butt of many jokes as he was roasted at the 10-year anniversary celebration of the Fulda Area Jaycee's. Mr. Lenards served as president for the organization from 1972 to 1974.

Edith Montgomery is honored as Resident of the Month at Maple Lawn Nursing Home this month.

Cabin Fever Days will begin in Fulda on January 26th.

Clifford Suedbeck was presented a plaque for his 20 years of service on the Fulda Fire Department at the Fulda Firemen's Christmas party on Saturday.

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Heger are proud to announce the birth of Christopher Steve, born January 22nd. Grandparents are Mrs. Louise Heger and Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Busch.

Mr. and Mrs. Marwood Neilson are the happy parents of a baby boy born to them January 24th. Grandparents are Mrs. Rose Pfarr and Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Neilson.

Dale and Barb Bergman are proud to announce the birth of their baby boy, Nicholas Garrit, born January 21st. Grandparents include Mr. and Mrs. Garrit Haken and Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Bergman.

Tom Probst rolled a 257 to top the charts in bowling at the Fulda Rec this week.

The Clothes Line (family fashion with brands you know) offering Maverick jeans $7 off, Lee Overalls for $15 and Wrangler dress slacks for 40% off.

Tuseth Variety offering infant sets reduced by 1/3 and winter sleepwear 1/2 off.

20 years ago

Wednesday, January 27, 1993

The first action of the Fulda School Board of Education at their January 19th meeting was to give Principal Dwayne Westra approval to seek applications for two first grade teacher aides. As of February 1st there will be 52 students enrolled in the first grade at the Fulda Elementary School.

The whereabouts of the Medallions for the Fulda Fantasy Days are still a mystery. Keep looking everyone.

Fulda Boys Scouts held their annual Pinewood Derby on Monday night.

The Fulda Lions Club will be sponsoring the 7th and 8th grade boys and girls basketball tournaments this weekend.

Many are enjoying the nice weather by getting out their skates and taking to the lake. The kids who come to the lake on Sunday afternoons clear a spot with shovels allowing a wonderful time full of winter fun.

Fulda High School Senior Profiles feature Allyson Baumgard and Chad Deuschle.

Kristine Kelm and Richard Isder will be married on April 17th.

Buck Johlfs and Connie Wahl will be married on April 3rd.

Joe and Margaret Garvin are the parents of a girl, Shannon, born January 19th. Grandparents include Sal and Kathy Stillo and Don and MaryAnn Garvin.

Jerry and Jane Zins are proud to announce the birth of Heather, born January 19th. Grandparents include chuck and JoAnn Bartosh and Leander and Adeline Zins.

Kyle and Barb Wildfeuer announce the arrival of Konor born on January 20th. Grandparents include Andy and Marlys Engelkes and Arvin Wildfeuer and Clarice Wildfeuer.

Gary and Margaret Ettle are pleased to announce the arrival of their daughter, Jessica Amelia born January 22nd. Grandparents include Leo and Dolores Crowley and Al and Delores Ettle.

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