Superiorland Yesterdays

EDITOR’S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette.

30 years ago

MARQUETTE – The National Weather Service at the Marquette County Airport recorded 26.3 inches of snow between Friday and 7 this morning. In Marquette, 27.1 inches fell since Friday, bringing the season total to 138.8 inches–more than four feet over the average of 90.1 inches.

60 years ago

MARQUETTE – Delta Sigma Nu Founder’s Day banquet was held in the Hotel Marquette. This was Delta’s fifth birthday. Founded in 1923 with three members, Lillian Holman, Edith Holman and Erma Lyons, it now has a membership of nearly 150.