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September 30, 1937 - Fifteen Years Ago

September 30, 1937 - Fifteen Years Ago
Blue Island Sun-Standard
September 25, 1952

"Through action taken at a Rotary club meeting the city council hopes to create a parking lot just north of the First M.E. Church." . . . Union Label Week was being celebrated. . . . A girl cycled from Palos to Pullman, Washington and upon arrival obtained work. . . . The Rock Island Rockets began running through Blue Island to Peoria and DesMoines. . . . Roller skating was opened at Eagles hall. . . . Arthur Rauch of the Ridge Oil Co. sponsored an Old Time Dance at Bachelor's Grove. Art Weissner's Hungry Five played. There was no admission. Coach Blunk predicted a bright year for the High School wrestlers. . . . M.H.L.

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