Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

From Our Files

1996: Storm damages cars, property in Hartley

• Oct. 24, 1946

Approximately 90 guests, including Trinity Evangelical and Reformed Church’s World War II veterans and their wives or friends, were entertained at a servicemen’s banquet which included a delicious turkey dinner.

Gerald Philiph, who had been employed at the Kaplan Store in Hartley for many years prior to and since his service in the Army, was named manager of the Kaplan Store at Storm Lake.

George H. Anderson, superintendent of the Primghar light plant for eight years, resigned his position to accept a similar one in Hartley.

Jimmie Hesse, son of Mr. and Mrs. W.H. Hesse, was abl...