Superiorland Yesterdays

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

30 years ago

ROUSSEAU–Three children who got lost while hiking in Houghton County Tuesday afternoon were found this morning, none the worse for their night in the woods. The children ages 5, 11, and thirteen of Mass City and Mount Vernon, Wash. Were reported missing at 11:30 p.m., six hours after they left on a hike while camping with their parents at the Bob Lake Campground.

90 years ago

MARQUETTE — The baby population of Marquette County will be on parade in Marquette Aug. 12, when the first Marquette County baby festival will be held in the downtown district under the direction of the Better Business Bureau of the Marquette Chamber of Commerce. Prizes totaling $100 will be awarded to babies taking part in the parade.


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