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Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:18 am

1943
75 years ago
2,974 registered for rationed book number two in Hermann this week at the high school.

The old Schuetzenhouse property on the edge of town has been purchased by the Wohlt brothers and Henry Heckmann, who will operate a distillery on the premises.

1958
50 years ago
Mrs. Wes Kraettli has purchased Hilda’s fashion shop from Mrs. Hugo Pfautsch.

Private Dan Bushmann arrived in Germany on February 11 for Army duty.

1968
50 years ago
Hermann was near a ghost town Monday and Wednesday nights as hundreds of basketball fans attended the state tournament games in the class M and S divisions in which the local high school teams were participating.

World Day of Prayer is being observed here today by the Women of the Hermann Methodist Church and of St. Paul United Church of Christ.

Steve Hanger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Schaefer of Hermann, is a patient at St. Luke’s Hospital in St. Louis, where he is recovering from a brain concussion sustained in a fall at the silica sand pit near the William Harrison place west of Hermann Thursday morning of last week.