A Look Back in Time: Aug. 21, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 21, 1919

Of 16 banks in Wyoming that have shown increases, with total deposits exceeding $26 million, the largest is the Bank of Commerce in Sheridan, with deposits of more than $1.5 million. Mrs. Agnes Hotchkiss of Dietz has returned home after visiting with relatives in Kooi for a month. Dr. Clegg

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 20, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 20, 1919

Forest fires in Montana and Idaho are causing skies in Sheridan to be clouded with smoke, and patrolling the Big Horn forest for fires locally has been rendered exceedingly difficult during the last few days. Mrs. Fred Baker and sons Floyd and Virgil motored from Sheridan Saturday to their ranch

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 19, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 19, 1919

Dr. G.H. Buffum and Lieutenant Carl Griffon, owner and pilot of the machine to be used by the Sheridan Enterprise to deliver an airplane extra to Buffalo, attended a meeting of the Commercial club today to outline the advantages that would come to Sheridan by having a landing field that

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 18, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 18, 1919

Mrs. Dolph Yonkee entertained today at a luncheon for Mrs. T.R. Dana. The afternoon was spent playing bridge. A quiet wedding took place at 5 o’clock this afternoon between Mr. Charles L. Frost and Mrs. Emerson Gabriel. Mr. Frost is a well-known resident of Sheridan, while his bride came from

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 17, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 17, 1919

A crop of beet seed which exceeds the average yield throughout the world by 400 pounds to the acre is being harvested by the Sheridan Sugar company on the Adams ranch. Fourteen hundred pounds per acre will be harvested from 50 acres. Joe Motyka journeyed from Monarch to Dayton by

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 16, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 16, 1919

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Parker, who live in a stately country home near Big Horn, were surprised on the night of their silver wedding anniversary earlier this month when a crowd exceeding 200 assembled at their home. Mrs. Walter Hunt and son Charles will arrive on 41 tomorrow from Denver,

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 15, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 15, 1919

Establishing a new precedent in the history of newspaperdom in Wyoming, the Sheridan Enterprise will, within the next two or three weeks, deliver an airplane edition to Buffalo. Arrangements for the delivery of the special airplane extra were consummated at noon today between the Enterprise and Carl Griffen and Dr.

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 14, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 14, 1919

The directors of the Sheridan Commercial club in a meeting at noon today gave endorsement of a plan for construction of 10 miles of gravel-surfaced highway from Sheridan up Big Goose creek. R.P. Fitch of the Monarch coal office force in Monarch was in Sheridan last night to attend a

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 13, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 13, 1919

The hunt for a Sheridan man who’s charged with criminal assault of a 13-year-old Big Horn girl ended early this morning when Mrs. Goelet Gallatin saw the man crossing a field in the vicinity of the Polo ranch and drew down on him with a rifle. The Sheridan Enterprise today

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 12, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 12, 1919

A collision between a delivery car driven by G.R. Hollister, proprietor of the Pioneer Laundry, and a yearling calf resulted in the death of the animal and some damage to the automobile. The accident occurred on the Big Horn road near the Home ranch about 9:30 o’clock last night. Plans

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 11, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 11, 1919

County Club Leader L.A. Marks is securing sheep that will be placed in lots of 10 to 100 with parties in Sheridan county that can handle them. Those who want the sheep will have their choice of Hanshires or cross-bred Corriedales. A forest fire was discovered shortly after noon today

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 10, 1919

A party from Sheridan camped at Piney last night and tonight, but they landed only 45 speckled trout. The group included Louis Painter and family, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Whitney, J.S. Dickson and family and Mr. and Mrs. W.G. Buchner. Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Wilson entertained dinner guests today at

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 9, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 9, 1919

Judge Roderick N. Matson of Cheyenne has been selected chairman of the state-wide drive which is to be conducted to obtain funds for construction of Salvation Army buildings in Cheyenne, Sheridan and Casper, and to finance the general work of the Army in Wyoming. Secretary Fisher of the Commercial club

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 8, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 8, 1919

Senator John B. Kendrick says if stockmen should desire to seek pasturage elsewhere during the drouth, there is an abundance available in the southwest. The Senator has arrived in Wyoming to supervise the shipment of several thousand head of his cattle to pasture in the southwest. School dresses for girls

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 7, 1919

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 7, 1919

Philanthropic Sheridan business and professional men, whose names haven’t been disclosed, are considering buying the corner lots at Gould and Loucks streets now occupied by the old Central school buildings. Their view is to ultimate build a new hotel at the site. County Commissioner A.C. Evans was awarded the contract

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A Look Back in Time: July 31, 1919

A Look Back in Time: July 31, 1919

W.H. Wallace, who went to Cheyenne on behalf of the Sheridan Commercial club to induce the state highway commission to widen three miles of the Big Horn road to 16 feet of concrete, today reported he was convinced by the commission that the road as planned, with four feet of

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A Look Back in Time: July 30, 1919

A Look Back in Time: July 30, 1919

A former Sheridan man now living in Seattle, Washington, has written to County Clerk James J. Withrow asking for a copy of his marriage license issued in November 1914. He claims he’s lost his copy of the marriage license and was arrested a few days ago for sleeping with his

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A Look Back in Time: July 26, 1919

A Look Back in Time: July 26, 1919

Organized labor in Sheridan county last night selected Acme to be the location of the annual celebration on Labor Day, Sept. 1. The selection was unanimous. Dr. H.M. Brown announces that he has returned from overseas and has reopened his office in the Masonic Temple for the practice of his

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A Look Back in Time: July 25, 1919

A Look Back in Time: July 25, 1919

Medium grey kid oxfords with the popular covered Louis heel, regular $12 value, are $7.95 at the Golden Rule store. Another oil filling station is to be established at the corner of Alger and Broadway. A gentleman from Casper, whose name is not learned, is here with plans for the

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A Look Back in Time: July 24, 1919

A Look Back in Time: July 24, 1919

Sheridan County commissioners have spent more than $420,000 since the first of the year and now have only $68,000 for operations until new taxes come in. The management of Piney Inn requests that patrons make reservations for dinner parties and rooms, saddle horses and guides for taking parties through the

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