Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

From Our Files

1999: Existing library to be expanded in Hartley

• Feb. 10, 1949

The Hartley FFA took over the dairy heifer feeding experiment offered by the Hartley Feed Mill. Fred Schoelerman, a senior FFA member, took the heifer to his farm to finish the experiment. The junior FFA started a broiler chick enterprise. The 75 chicks they were feeding to broiler size were to be sold.

The Chamber of Commerce paid tribute to Dr. Ernest Pfeiffer on his birthday. Dr. Pfeiffer, who had been a physician in Hartley since 1923, was given a lifetime membership to the Chamber of Commerce and several speakers praised him for his unselfish work toward making Hartley a b...