Monthly Archives: February 2014

Ladies Hats

When the Stock Market crashed in 1929, the Flapper Days were over.  In 1933 the French beret style came into fashion like a storm.  When Japan bombed Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, the United States went to war and … Continue reading

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Love & Kisses, Valentine’s Day Program

February 9, 2014, started off as a blustry day with snow and some wind.  It cleared up for the 2 p.m. program titled “Love & Kisses.” This program highlighted George A. Campbell’s WWII letters that he wrote home to his … Continue reading

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Fundraiser for Museum – Quiz Bowl

As a fundraiser for the museum, we will be hosting a history and trivia of Northern Riley County, Kansas Quiz Bowl.” Here are items used for studying for the quiz bowl: Quiz Bowl Q&A Riley County Bibliography 11-16-06 Riley County … Continue reading

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