Last updated 2/15/2022 at 7:20am

– Journal-Times photo, Feb. 13, 1947

A photo from 75 years ago – First 1947 Chevrolet delivered: Mr. and Mrs. Carl H. Kiehn of Ritzville receiving the first 1947 Chevrolet Sedan on Announcement Day, Saturday, February 8 from J. N. Ott, owner of the Ott Motor Co., local Chevrolet dealer. Mr. Kiehn has been a consistent Chevrolet customer since the car was first manufactured and is carrying on the Kiehn family tradition of always driving Chevrolet cars and trucks.

100 years ago

The Ritzville


Feb. 16, 1922

Many fine costumes at

Valentine Masque Ball

The Valentine Day masquerade dance given under the auspices of the Fair Association at Community Hall Tuesday night was a grand success from every standpoint. About seventy tickets were sold and the floor was comfortably filled from 9:00 till 12:30.

The costumes embraced almost everything imaginable. Many were very handsome and Indians, cowboys, cow girls clowns, policemen, etc., were there in abundance. Three prizes were awarded, one for the handsomest costume, one for the best make-up and...

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