From Our Files: December 13

100 Years Ago

The Cowley Weekly Progress

December 15, 1912

Cowley needs a bank. Cowley ought to have a bank. Cowley must have a bank. She has now every modern improvement, waterworks, electric lights and an up-to-date telephone system. Now if we had a bank we’d get along fairly well, thank you.

75 Years Ago

The Lovell Chronicle

December 16, 1937

Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Tippetts were surprised Saturday evening when a large group of friends called at their home to help them celebrate their silver wedding anniversary. Some interesting guessing games were played, a fine social evening was spent and they received many beautiful gifts from their friends.

50 Years Ago

The Lovell Chronicle

December 13, 1962

Photo: Ted Mickelson just lost the upper hand in his match with Brad Anderson of Billings West when this shot was taken. The Lovell sophomore, who was ahead on points, lost the match on a fall.

25 Years Ago

The Lovell Chronicle

December 17, 1987

Five employees of the First National Bank of Lovell have been presented awards from the Wyoming Bankers Association for 25 years or more of service to banking through 1986. Olive Fink, Janice Mangus and Loretta Tippetts, all computer operators and loan documentation workers; vice president and cashier Don Negro, consulting officer Jack Pearson, and President Roy Krogman received the 25-year award.