125 years back,
1896 Fulton Gazette
Mrs. Lewis Wheeler’s Kindergarten leisure at the Christian Church, Tuesday night was perfectly attended and remarkably appreciated by the audience. “The Tiny Farries” made a terrific hit in their picturesque costumes, and little Clay McGregor brought the residence down with his general performance on the French Harp. Minor Mary Hughes McCue sang effectively.
A significant competition will be supplied by the young women of the Ebenezer Presbyterian church, four miles south-west of Fulton, on Friday evening, July 24. A massive cake will be offered to the most popular younger lady. About 500 persons worshipped at the Richland Christian Church Sunday. A basket evening meal was held and preaching by the Rev. Frank Allen and the Rev. J.B. Jones. The rain which lasted about 40 minutes interfered a very little but it before long dried up. A late crowd from Fulton was in attendance and a very good time was liked.
100 decades back,
1921 Missouri Telegraph
Perform was commenced Tuesday early morning on the hanger to care for the Fulton airplanes and other people which could possibly halt here in route cross place. The Fulton enterprise now has just one aircraft with a chance of buying a different. The hangar will be 55 x 90 ft and 14 feet high. It will be large enough to dwelling four planes. The aircraft owned here is 43 toes throughout the wings and is about the most significant in that dimension of any which will introduced listed here to be housed. The corporation leased 60 acres of land of J.M. Barker, southeast of Fulton, for their hangar and landing area. Pilot Taylor says this subject is a person of the best he has ever landed on although he has been flying above the country.
The h2o and mild committee of the council has purchased the water mains of the city process extended north of Eighth Road, or about the Seventh Street to a stage 600 ft north of Eighth Street, or about the J.W. Ratekin place. It is expected to keep on this most important the full duration of the avenue as shortly as the essential money are in the town treasury for the function. Residences on Nichols Road have been receiving their drinking water from Courtroom avenue on a person side and from Jefferson Road on the other. Although there is sewerage on that road the mains have in no way been laid.
75 decades in the past,
1946 Missouri Telegraph
Russell Kennett, operator and operator of the Seminole Hotel and apartments, has announce that as before long as components and gear are out there, comprehensive improvements will be produced in the Seminole Resort and flats. His programs simply call for addition of several resort rooms, a number of new apartments, automatic fuel heat, automatic gas sizzling water heater, h2o softener, new refrigeration models and furnishings, and redecoration of all existing units. There will also be a local community laundry place available to occupants of all residences. The outdated garages will be moved to the back of the assets with new types extra. A new driveway will be arranged at the back again to swap the present cinder travel that now operates behind both buildings. A sum in surplus of $30,000 will be put in to make the Seminole a single of the very best apartments resorts in outstate Missouri.
The Local community Oilers undefeated in league enjoy thou significantly this period, whipped the League All-Stars. 12-3, past night in a benefit activity which netted $93.80 for Rube Lawson, Oiler pitcher who experienced a broken finger in a match right here past 7 days. The Oilers, who led all the way, place the match on ice in the seventh when Howard (Dog) Yancey arrived to bat with the bases loaded and pulled out a extended property run. That finished the scoring for the Oilers, but runs had currently crossed the plate previously in the seventh and it put Local community Oil in advance, 12 to 1. In the final 50 % of the seventh the All-Stars scored two more runs, but their rally fell much small. Yancey, with a homer and one, and Roger Baumeister, with a property operate in the 3rd and a triple in the next, led the Oilers at bat. Craine and Deloney of the All-Stars had two singles each. Bill Shiverdecker, a former Fultonian and now of Algoa, was on the mound for the Oilers, whilst his brother, Joe Shiverdecker, hurled for the All-Stars. Monthly bill fanned 3 All-Stars and gave up three bases on balls, entire Joe fanned six Oilers and gave up only two bases on balls. Two All-Star errors, nonetheless, contributed to the Oiler scoring.
50 many years back,
1971 Fulton Daily Sunlight Gazette
Mrs. Kemmie Craghead, 1513 Bluff St., was recently asked by the Fulton Nationwide Financial institution to do a portray of aged Crane’s Tavern for their Board and Community Area. “We’re compiling a selection of nearby scenes done by nearby artists,” reported Jack Cooke, president of the bank. The tavern no extended stands, so Mrs. Craghead had to function from recollections and historic accounts, plus a visit to the internet site. Mrs. Craghead went to the Synodical Higher education in 1918 and then taught for 32 years. “I’ve in no way has a talent,” she reported. Other folks, nevertheless, disagree.
25 a long time back,
1996 Fulton Sunlight Gazette
Opposition in the 1996 Missouri Display-Me Video games began in Fulton this weekend with weekend with soccer enjoy at the Morgan Soccer Complicated and volleyball at the Fulton Center Faculty gymnasium. Soccer action, Justin L’hote of J.B. Marine creating dirt fly as he kicks the ball towards the objective in opposition to the Columbia Pride. In volleyball perform, Tiffany Hill of the St. Louis Metro workforce dives for a return versus the Lady Mustangs of Anderson as teammates glance on. The Present-Me video games continue future weekend in Fulton and Columbia.