A Look Back in Time: April 30, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 30, 1921

B. W. Sheeley, a Parkman rancher, is visiting friends in Sheridan for a few days. Banks and public offices are closed today in accordance with Governor Carey’s proclamation naming this as Arbor Day. Nicholas F. Burks, eyesight specialist, is leaving this afternoon for Lincoln, Neb., to attend the Nebraska State

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A Look Back in Time: April 27, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 27, 1921

Roy Seney is the nominee for the presidency of the Sheridan Commercial club for the coming year. The slate of officers will be voted upon May 5. City policeman L. B. Moody is confined to his home with an attack of influenza. L. F. Johnston has returned to Sheridan after

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A Look Back in Time: April 25, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 25, 1921

Proceedings will probably be instituted immediately in the district court after Mayor Camplin this morning declined to recognize a petition signed by 153 Sheridan voters calling for a special election on the question of whether to inaugurate a commissioner-manager form of government in the city. Attorney Robert Rose of Buffalo

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A Look Back in Time: April 22, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 22, 1921

The members of four Sheridan churches will assist in the entertainment of the delegates who are in Sheridan for the Boys’ Conference that starts today and continues through April 24. Sim Smith of the Hotel La Dore has returned to the resort in Story after a visit in Sheridan. After

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A Look Back in Time: April 20, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 20, 1921

Plans have been completed for the good roads meeting of State Highway District 5, which includes Sheridan, Johnson, Campbell, Crook and Weston counties. The meeting will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in the auditorium of the Elks club, under the auspices of the Sheridan Commercial club. Sheridan’s second day of

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A Look Back in Time: April 18, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 18, 1921

A. J. Hewitt has finished moving from the home he has been occupying on Coffeen avenue to the home he recently bought on Illinois street. Mrs. Minnie Buck is in Arvada for a few days. Jean Burrus has accepted a position with the Pacific Electric Company. The Sheridan Electric Co.

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A Look Back in Time: April 15, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 15, 1921

The Sheridan Commercial club has approved appointment of a committee to prepare petitions to be circulated among the city’s voters requiring the mayor to call a special election on the question of a commission-manager form of government. The state of Wyoming has allocated Sheridan county schools nearly $50,000 from the

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A Look Back in Time: April 13, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 13, 1921

Registration booths in Sheridan county, as well as in the rest of the state, were opened this morning to those persons who are required to register before voting at the coming election on the good roads bond issue. Sheridan Iron Works is building a screening device for use in head

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A Look Back in Time: April 9, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 9, 1921

A capacity house is assured for the Sheridan High school presentation of “The Private Secretary” tonight in the Linden school auditorium. Seat sales are reported to be above average. Dozens of collar and cuff sets in embroidery, net, organdie and filet are on sale today for $1 and up at

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A Look Back in Time: April 7, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 7, 1921

A county highway bond issue of $300,000 will be submitted to Sheridan county voters on May 10 when the entire state will be asked to vote on a proposal to issue $1.8 million in state bonds for highway work.   Guy Webb, a patrolman on Sheridan’s police force, was confined to

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A Look Back in Time: April 6, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 6, 1921

W. S. McPherren, Sheridan chief of police, this morning was named by the Sheridan county board of commissioners as deputy sheriff, to succeed J. Ira Kirby. A campaign is being prepared in Sheridan to launch the fight for adoption of a city manager form of government, as authorized by the

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A Look Back in Time: April 5, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 5, 1921

Members of the Donald Garbutt Post No. 7, American Legion, will have a “chow and smoker” for all ex-servicemen in the city at 7:45 o’clock tonight. The event will be in the Council Chamber of the City Hall. The annual dinner of the Presbyterian church will be held at the

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A Look Back in Time: April 4, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 4, 1921

O. J. Mills of Denver, champion fancy shot expert of the world in pocket billiards, will play against Heinie Kerr, a proprietor of Sheridan’s Palace Billiard Parlors, in a 250-point tournament at the Palace parlors tonight and tomorrow. Miss Matilda Shields of Sheridan is now on her homestead on Deer

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A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1921

Miss Ruth Kueffer, teacher at the Upper Beaver Creek school, is spending the weekend with friends in Sheridan. Many fishermen passed today on surrounding mountain streams, and a few good catches were reported. But most said they had “little luck” with their efforts. Miss Margaret Young, little daughter of Mr.

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A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1921

Miss Ruth Kueffer, teacher at the Upper Beaver Creek school, is spending the weekend with friends in Sheridan. Many fishermen passed today on surrounding mountain streams, and a few good catches were reported. But most said they had “little luck” with their efforts. Miss Margaret Young, little daughter of Mr.

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A Look Back in Time: April 1, 1921

A Look Back in Time: April 1, 1921

Two men who are ranchers near Dead Man’s Gulch are in the Sheridan county jail awaiting arraignment this afternoon on a charge of having set fire to the house of R.R. Spencer, another rancher of the Dead Man’s Gulch country. Many homesteaders who have been wintering in Sheridan are arranging

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A Look Back in Time: March 31, 1921

A Look Back in Time: March 31, 1921

An ordinance is being prepared to repeal an anti-card playing ordinance passed in Sheridan several weeks ago at the suggestion of City Commissioner O. F. Svanberg. Visitors in Sheridan today include Gerald Willey of Dietz, Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Upton of Buffalo and Frank Collins, a Ucross rancher. The

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A Look Back in Time: March 30, 1921

A Look Back in Time: March 30, 1921

Sheridan’s City Council in a special session this morning not only rejected a proposal to join with the Sheridan Commercial club in extending the tourist campgrounds at Pioneer park but entered into a discussion that caused individual members of the council to align against each other. The Citizens State Bank

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A Look Back in Time: March 29, 1921

A Look Back in Time: March 29, 1921

In a special meeting this morning, Sheridan’s City Council accepted the first streets in the new paving district to be created. The district will involve an expenditure of some $200,000 in paving work during the coming summer. The Sodality Sewing Circle will meet with Mrs. Nellie Tynan at 251 South

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A Look Back in Time: March 28, 1921

A Look Back in Time: March 28, 1921

John Clay, president of Clay, Robinson & Co. of Chicago, is a visitor in Sheridan. Mr. and Mrs. Sam Moses are in Sheridan from the Flying V ranch. Workmen have taken down the old ornamental lighting standards in front of the city hall, and have prepared a base for the

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