Superiorland Yesterdays

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

30 years ago

ISHPEMING — An unusual opportunity awaits those who attend the current Butler Theater booking — seeing a feature-length documentary in a real movie house. The one documentary that could pull off this unique feat locally, of course, is the new film about the Upper Peninsula, “Good Man in the Woods.”

90 years ago

MARQUETTE — The latest invention for rapid communication are the automatic printing telegraph machines which have been installed in The Mining Journal office and which will commence operations at 6 p.m. tomorrow. Two machines have been installed, one as an auxiliary in the event that the other breaks down.