75 years ago

(1937)

Byron Griffith, formerly connected with the Conway staff of the soil conservation service, today announced he had accepted a position with the fertilizer division of Swift & Company and would begin work Jan. 1. He will travel in central Arkansas.

Mr. Griffith returned today from St. Louis, where he conferred with Swift officials.

50 years ago

(1962)

Mrs. L.G. Trimble of Guy was the winner of a $50 savings bond in a drawing held by Rephan’s Department Store.

James Graham, Rephan’s manager, held the drawing in conjunction with the store’s 50th anniversary sale.

25 years ago

(1987)

Mayflower’s junior high girls defeated Pulaski Academy 24-14 last night at Mayflower.

Johnia Gossett led Mayflower with 12 points. Jenny Shelby added eight.

Pulaski Academy won the junior boys game 54-33. Moses Credit had 17 points for Mayflower. Roy Bethell added 12.