This was the advertisement for the 1915
Nebraska State Fair. Would have loved to
see the auto races!
Kate Lucas is having her 85th birthday celebration
on Sunday, August 30, and her family would like her to
receive as many cards as possible. If you would like to
send her one, her address is Kate Lucas, 5610 Pioneer
Blvd. Apt 399, Lincoln NE 68506.
Leland & Paula Carmichael report hummingbirds have
been seen. So far, nothing at the Western Wilhelm Outpost.
Warning: the county has changed the speed limit
approaching the bridge on the old highway near
Howard Engelbrecht's to 30 m.p.h.
The Village has passed an ordinance to prohibit
the use of engine brakes on 8-12-2015. To see the
complete ordinance, go to the Village Office tab above
and click on "Ordinances".
BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES
8-27 Barb Brandt, Dean Speth, Rogers Kastens,
8-28 Marcus Wilhelm
8-29 Lois Ebert, Kathleen & Bridget Donovan,
Leisha & Sam Pickerill
8-30 Kate Lucas
8-31 Kathy Lechner, Ani Hitzemann,
Karla & Seth Cross
9-1 Mary Pope, Don & Kathy Halbasch
NEWS FROM 100 YEARS AGO
Friday, 8-27-1915, The Otoe Union:
"Henry Hahn who was operated on at the Ramey Hospital
in Lincoln, is getting along fine." Wm. Dean and Ellis West
took a fishing trip "to the Iowa side of the river". Prof. Morris
was the new high school principal. Mrs. Louie Callaway was
attacked in the barnyard by an angry bull. She was
"quite painfully bruised."
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September 18, 2015
NEBRASKA FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
9-5 BYU (ABC)
9-12 South Alabama (BTN)
9-19 At Miami (ABC/ESPN2)
9-26 Southern Miss
10-3 At Illinois
10-17 At Minnesota
11-7 Michigan State (ABC)
11-14 At Rutgers
12-5 Big 10 Championship
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
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