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 – Members of Elks Lodge 405 may be presented with various proposals tonight regarding their continuing search for a new meeting site. Elks Secretary Jere Stafford said Wednesday that even if the proposals are put before the group tonight, statutory constraints prevent members from voting prior to Oct. 8. It looks as if the leading prospect is the former Winners bar site at 127 N. Front St., Marquette, which also housed the Cabaret a few years back

90 years ago

MARQUETTE – During the repairing of the front steps of the Michigan Bell Telephone Co., a temporary runway has been built so patrons will not be inconvenienced. The necessary work will probably be completed early this week.