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The Way We Were


In the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago.

October 21, 1915: The big cable ship Burnside arrived in port last Saturday night and after spending Saturday in port started work on the broken cable. The break between here and Ketchikan was found only five knots off shore and was repaired. The crew then set to work and removed the approach cable from the place where it originally entered Front Street taking it up across the reserve back of the jail to the cable office. The Burnside left yesterday and took over the cable in other parts. Representative R.J. Heckman and wife and Mr. and Mrs. Mi...

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