The Way We Were
From the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago
November 23, 2022
Nov. 23, 1922
J. Stockley Ligon, who was sent to Alaska by the U.S. Biological Survey to investigate wolf attacks, came to town this week, having caught six wolves – four on Kupreanof and two on Zarembo. Ligon is not so much concerned in actual trapping as in making an investigation and working out plans and developing methods that are applicable in Alaska. The $150 that has been raised locally could be spent in no better way than by sending out some reliable local man with Ligon to learn how wolves can be most successfully trapped.
Nov. 21, 1947
Wrangell residents are again reminded and...