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Looking Back September 13, 2017

Week of September 13th Headlines

100 Years Ago: Santa Clara News (September 14, 1917)

  • Home Guard to Aid Food Work
  • State Food Board Declares War on Ants
  • A.P. Giannini, Bank of Italy Founder, Honored With Appointment to Liberty Loan Advisory Council
  • Rugby Season Opens at University of Santa Clara
  • Santa Clara Fruit Crop Is Largest in Years
  • Doctors Doing Their Patriotic ‘Bit’: Santa Clara County Medical Association Votes Monthly Payment for Colleagues Who Volunteer in Service of Country
  • A ‘Grocery Girl’ May Take Your Order at Markets
  • Railroad to Move Soldiers on September 24th

50 Years Ago: Santa Clara Journal & News (September 13, 1967)

  • Freshman State Assemblyman John Vasconcellos Scores Big Hit with Picnic for Constituents at Adobe Creek Lodge in Los Altos Hills
  • Swim Center Dedication Held in Front of an Array of Dignitaries: Judged to be Finest Outdoor Swim Complex in World
  • President, Rev. Patrick A. Donohoe, S.J., Announces Reorganization of Top Administrative Posts at University of Santa Clara
  • Enrollment Rises at West Valley College District
  • Santa Clara University’s Orchestra in Residence, ‘Amici della Musica,’ Announces 1967-68 Season Schedule
  • Santa Clara Recreation Department Announces Fall Schedule of Programs and Classes
  • Wutzit Club Reopened at 2147 Newhall Street, Santa Clara

(compiled by Mary Hanel, Historic Preservation Society of Santa Clara)


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