85 Years Ago Dec. 23, 1936
December 8, 2021
85 Years Ago
Dec. 23, 1936
With plenty of live targets available, hunters brought to an end one of the largest rabbit hunts ever to be held in this territory last Thursday. It was estimated that from 5,000 to 8,000 rabbits were killed during two organized drives, enough to fill several trucks.
S.J. Meakins, John Sandquist, R. Ewegen, and Arthur Falk, Phillips County Commissioners, returned home last Thursday from Peoria, Ill., where they had been guests of Caterpiller Tractor Company on a trip to the factory.
With a light snowstorm, corn shelling is at a standstill at the present time....