FROM THE FILES
Last updated 8/23/2022 at 9:02am
100 years ago
Aug. 24, 1922
New wheat is coming
Wheat is coming in very slowly this year and local warehouses are about as quiet as other business in the city.
Generally at this season of the year, wheat hauling has started in earnest and the wagons and trucks form long processions upon the city streets.
Billy Ross, of the O'Neil Grain Co., says he is usually handing from two to three thousand bushels daily at this time of the season, but this year has plenty of time to loaf.
75 years ago
Aug. 21, 1947
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