120 years ago
If the coming winter affords three weeks of ice cutting weather, more ice will be put in Hermann than ever before in one season.
The exterior of the dome of the courthouse is finished.
George J Nebel, an old veteran of the late war and one of the oldest citizens of Herrmann, died yesterday at the age of 82 years.
A son of Fritz Kahle, of Swiss lost three fingers on his left hand while operating a sawmill.
95 years ago
Program and pie supper at First Creek school, Saturday. Ladies are requested to bring pies.
70 years ago
The barber shop variety show will be held next Friday evening in the high school auditorium. Barbershop groups from Hermann, Union and Centralia will take part in the program of quartet and chorus numbers. There will also be humor skits and dancing, and entertainment by the Hungry Five.
45 years ago
B A Wagner, president of the Hermann bank, has been named campaign treasurer for the Hermann 1972 March against dystrophy.
The new Thriftway Food Market held its grand opening last weekend.
20 years ago
A new sign marking the iron landing at the Missouri River and Herman has been donated by the brush and palette club.
The Hermann area received close to 3 inches of snow last Thursday. It was the first measurable snowfall of the season.
Herman became the first school in class to a to win five state volleyball championships when it won the 1997 title by defeating Bernie