Looking Back

Compiled by Joan Isaacs from the files of the Deer River Newspapers.

110 Years Ago—R.N. Shepherd, mail carrier, is found dead in a brook on the way to Wirt. It is believed that Shepherd must have died of heart disease or other otherwise naturally, and after or about his end, fell into the creek. Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Holsman, who were married in Buffalo, returned to Bigfork, where Mr. Holsman intends to launch in the mercantile business. Abe Patrick, popular taverner of Wirt, was in town. He declares the reports that he is soon to be married are without any foundation of fact. Operator Fred Vobejda returned from a month’s vacation.The content you are trying to access is only available to members. Sorry.

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