The Way We Were

From the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago

Jan. 26, 1922

The high school English I class had a first introduction to debating last Friday. The question was, “Resolved, that the Petersburg basketball team has a chance of winning over the Wrangell High School team next Saturday.” The issues were given but the proving of the issues was not attempted. It was useless. One of the debaters said the Petersburg team could not beat us because it was composed of bald-headed men.

Jan. 24, 1947

Walter Stuart, of Ketchikan, a well-known authority on public utilities, arrived in Wrangell on Wednesday to look at the possibilities of a hydroelectric pl...


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