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30 years ago
MARQUETTE — A group of seventh-graders at Marquette’s Graveraet Middle School recently took first place in the Upper Peninsula region in the Michigan Mathematics League Competition. Members of the team, taught by Norm Pelto, are Eric Stein, Clifton Ealy (who also took an individual second place), Josh Morse, Brian Weinrick, Chris Leith and Jill Simandl.
90 years ago
NEGAUNEE — An interesting address on friendship and fraternalism, given by C.H. Gribble of Hermansville, grand lodge official, was the feature of an entertainment program presented during the annual roll call of the Iron Mountain I.O.O.F. Thursday evening. The roll call program under the supervision of H.S. Doolittle, chairman, William McQuiggan, Fred Anderson and Arthur T. Roberts, included numbers of Anderson’s orchestra, selections by the Harmony Aces of Ishpeming, a report on the older boys’ conference in Escanaba by Edward Goldsworthy, the lodge’s delegate to the sessions, and the address by Mr. Gribble.