A Fun Picture Day

February 18, 2013

Hopefully this post will help to make up for some of those bad “picture days” we had in school…all thanks to the April 10th, 1974 edition of the Glimpses. (click each segment to enlarge)

richard egan haircut
(side note-I enjoyed Mr. Egan’s work in “A Summer Place” and “Pollyanna”)

land of the dragons

a breath of spring

fishing contest


Get A Haircut!

October 12, 2012

If you were needing your locks trimmed in 1973…here were some of your options…


Mixed Bag ’68

January 20, 2012

Here’s a collection of items from the January 1968 edition of the Glimpses, ranging from advertising to Vietnam…with a Mass held in a local home , and a cool looking orchestra thrown in for good measure. (click each to enlarge)


Looking For Downtown Improvements

January 16, 2012

In the late 1960’s a local dentist was hoping the village board could do something to improve the downtown area. The following article from the July 19, 1967 edition of the Glimpses tells of the board’s response. (click to enlarge)

Speaking of the downtown…here’s an ad from the same paper for Carmen’s Barber Shop….