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Crumpled Car At Accident Scene Where Dick Hilinski Was Killed, October 1955

Crumpled Car At Accident Scene Where Dick Hilinski Was Killed, October 1955 image
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Ann Arbor News, October 22, 1955
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CARRIED GRID STAR TO DEATH: This is the foreign-made sports car from which former Ohio State football star Dick Hilinski was thrown to his death late yesterday afternoon at Seven Mile and Earhart Rds. in Northfield township.
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October
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1955
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Young Swimmers Relax Outside The Dilapidated Bathhouse At Ann Arbor Municipal Beach, June 1940

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Ann Arbor News, June 13, 1940
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RICKETY BATHHOUSE IS POPULAR: Although it gives the appearance of threatening to collapse in the face of a stiff wind, the "leaning" bathhouse at the municipal beach still accommodates hundreds of swimmers each day during the hot summer months.
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June
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1940
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Cynthia White Sings at Bethel AME Church, November 1975

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Ann Arbor News, November 24, 1975
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Cynthia White (Left) Of Bethel AME Senior Choir
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November
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1975
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Barbara Moore Plays Organ at Bethel AME Church, November 1975

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Ann Arbor News, November 23, 1975
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CELEBRATION - Differences between predominantly black Protestant churches and other local churches are both superficial and profound. News' Religion Editor Glenn Gilbert takes a look in this series of stories. Above, Bethel AME Church organist Barbara Moore expresses joy during Sunday service. At right is the Rev. Emmett L. Green of Ann Arbor's Second Baptist Church.
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November
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1975
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Children Take Communion at Bethel AME Church, November 1975

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Ann Arbor News, November 25, 1975
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Charrise Robinson (Left) Takes Communion At Bethel AME Church And Angela Moore (Right) Joins In Congregational Singing At Same Church
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November
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1975
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Angela Moore Sings at Bethel AME Church, November 1975

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Ann Arbor News, November 25, 1975
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Charrise Robinson (Left) Takes Communion At Bethel AME Church And Angela Moore (Right) Joins In Congregational Singing At Same Church
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November
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1975
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Rev. William Austin Visits Bethel AME Church, November 1975

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Ann Arbor News, November 25, 1975
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The Rev. William Austin, visiting minister from Brown Chapel AME Church in Ypsilanti, consecrates the bread for communion service at Bethel AME Church in Ann Arbor.
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November
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1975
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Snow Sphinx Outside Alpha Rho Chi Fraternity, January 1936

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Ann Arbor News, January 25, 1936
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SPHINX CARVED FROM SNOW - Members of Alpha Rho Chi student architects' fraternity carved the sphinx, shown above, from snow which drifted in front of their house at 608 E. Madison St.
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January
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1936
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Don Botsford Stands Outside The Tree House On His Recreational Preserve, May 1997

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Ann Arbor News, May 15, 1997
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Don Botsford, shown near an elaborate tree house he built on 20 acres of woods he owns near M-14 and Miller Road, has not given up on his dream of developing a full-fledged nature preserve on the property.
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1997
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Don Botsford On His 20-Acre Land Preserve, April 1999

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Ann Arbor News, April 7, 1999
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Don Botsford stands on his 20-acre land preserve in Scio Township. He says nearby development will enhance his preservation efforts.
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1999
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Fire At The Ann Arbor Bedding Co., February 1957

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Ann Arbor News, February 8, 1957
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BURNING BEDDING PLANT: Explosion of a furnace boiler caused flame and smoke in the basement of the Ann Arbor Bedding Co. plant at Pontiac St. and Broadway this morning. Firemen were hampered in gaining access to the blaze because of thick smoke from smoldering bedding materials. There were no injuries.
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February
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1957
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University High School Mural Nears Completion, January 1938

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Ann Arbor News, January 31, 1938
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SCHOOL MURAL VIRTUALLY COMPLETED: Students at University High school have been able to watch a mural in the making as Alfred Castagne, WPA artist, and his assistant, Henry Roberts, executed this one in the school library. It depicts various student activities.
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January
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1938
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Moore Siblings Celebrate Birthdays Together, March 1957

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Ann Arbor News, March 4, 1957
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BIRTHDAY GET-TOGETHER: Two sisters celebrated their day-apart birthdays Saturday at the ages of 91 and 85, respectively. Mrs. Martin Kilts (center) was 91 on Feb. 28 and Mrs. Emma Bruckner (right) of 840 W. Washington St. was 85 on Feb. 27. Their brother (left), Bert Moore of Lodi township, is 86. The party was at the home of Mrs. Leland Null, 404 N. First St. Mrs. Null is the daughter of Mrs. Kilts. The latter lives with Mr. Null.
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March
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1957
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Karen Madsen & Jan Shatusky Study Their Ann Arbor Parks Map, October 1998

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Ann Arbor News, October 11, 1998
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Madsen and Shatusky check their Ann Arbor parks map as they discuss some of the little-known parks they've visited.
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October
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1998
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Karen Madsen & Jan Shatusky Walk Though Forest Park, October 1998

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Ann Arbor News, October 11, 1998
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Above, Karen Madsen and Jan Shatusky walk through Forest Park last week as they complete the last link in their tour of all 138 Ann Arbor parks. Forest Park is one of the city's most far flung, located off Geddes east of Dixboro near Parker Mill.
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October
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1998
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Technicians watch ABC monitors in the ABC command post at Michigan Stadium, October 1977

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Ann Arbor News, October 2, 1977
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Sharp-eyed technicians were glued to ABC monitors (above) while friends and family of Russell and Marge Weid (below) clustered around the set at 307 Snyder St., just a football field away from the stadium. Weid (in M cap) has missed only two home games since the stadium was built 50 years ago on land his grandfather owned.
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October
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1977
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Friends and family of Russell and Marge Weid watch the Michigan football game from home next door to the stadium, October 1977

Friends and family of Russell and Marge Weid watch the Michigan football game from home next door to the stadium, October 1977 image
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Ann Arbor News, October 2, 1977
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Sharp-eyed technicians were glued to ABC monitors (above) while friends and family of Russell and Marge Weid (below) clustered around the set at 307 Snyder St., just a football field away from the stadium. Weid (in M cap) has missed only two home games since the stadium was built 50 years ago on land his grandfather owned.
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October
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1977
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Staffers in the ABC command post orchestrated miles of cable for televised coverage of Michigan football game, October 1977

Staffers in the ABC command post orchestrated miles of cable for televised coverage of Michigan football game, October 1977 image
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Ann Arbor News, October 2, 1977
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Staffers in the ABC command post (below) orchestrated miles of cable and millions of dollars worth of equipment into place. It even took the Goodyear blimp to beam Michigan Stadium into 15 million homes.
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October
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1977
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Frank Broyles, former Arkansas coach, and Keith Jackson of ABC at command post, October 1977

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Ann Arbor News, October 2, 1977
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All systems were go Saturday from the time technician Glenn Anderson plugged in announcers Frank Broyles, former Arkansas coach, and Keith Jackson of ABC (above, left to right).
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2
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October
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1977
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Tempting advertising for "The Birds" in the Michigan Theater lobby, May 1963

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Ann Arbor News, May 3, 1963
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MINOR LARCENY ON A MAJOR SCALE: Manager Gerald Hoag of the Michigan Theater "tested" patrons' resistance to temptation in a light sort of way with a lobby display for a coming movie, "The Birds." He inserted an unlighted cigaret in the beak of the pasteboard bird and instructed an assistant to replace it as needed. Passersby on their way to the balcony helped themselves to 2 1/2 packs' worth in an afternoon.
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May
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1963
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Award-Winning "Let's Play" With Her Trainer Don Webb, September 1939

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Ann Arbor News, September 30, 1939
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ANN ARBOR DOG WINS FIRST PRIZE: This 11-month-old cocker spaniel, "Let's Play" won first place in the American bred black female class at the dog show sponsored by the Jaxon Kennel Club of Jackson. Owned by Mr. and Mrs. Harold G. Ristine, 580 Allison Dr., Ann Arbor, the dog was shown by Don Webb of Ypsilanti (above), handler and trainer. Let's Play was sired by Rennard's First Chance of Plymouth, and her dam is Lady In Red VI, owned by the Ristines.
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September
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1939
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Fifth Graders Cathy Taylor & Kimberly Kovac Model Back-To-School Fashions, September 1968

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Ann Arbor News, September 8, 1968
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Fashion Power. Many a local mother is using the power of fashion to lure her spirited urchins away from their summer holiday back into the classroom. Appreciating mom's fashion psychology are fifth graders Cathy Taylor (left), the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James W. Taylor of 1416 Kuehnle, and Kimberly Kovac, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Kovac of 2794 Colony. Cathy, a student at Abbot School, finds her swingy wool kilt in turquoise, brown and white a perfect match for her short-sleeved turquoise turtleneck. Kim prefers the Victorian look for her classes at St. Thomas School. A frilly ruffled collar and cuffs accent her apple-green cotton dress with white dots.
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September
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1968
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High Schoolers Michelle Bertoni, Barb Patton, & Kevin Olson Model Back-To-School Fashions, September 1968

High Schoolers Michelle Bertoni, Barb Patton, & Kevin Olson Model Back-To-School Fashions, September 1968 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 8, 1968
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Turtleneck Lovers. Local seniors are off to class in a fashion classic - the turtleneck. Michelle Bertoni (left), the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard K. Bertoni of 1315 Newport, teams her dyed-to-match sweater with a sewn-down pleated skirt - they've regained popularity - in shades of brown, gold and yellow. Knee socks complete her school-girl look for classes at St. Thomas High School. A culotte jumper makes clothes sense for a busy gal like Barb Patton, who is vice president of Ann Arbor High's Student Council this year. Tweeds are taking fashion honors this fall, and Barb's choice has flecks of brown, orange, gold and white. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dubois L. Patton of 1621 Peach complements her jumper with a brown turtleneck. A turtleneck and levis combo is Kevin Olson's choice for senior school days at Ann Arbor High. The sweater is in shades of oatmeal and gold; the levis are in a gold plaid. Kevin is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harlowe L. Olson of 2220 Yorktown.
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September
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1968
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Siblings Marcia & Martin Carr Model Back-To-School Fashions, September 1968

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Ann Arbor News, September 8, 1968
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Corduroy Capers. Brothers and sisters frequently travel in opposite directions, but often agree on their fashions. Martin and Marcia Carr, the children of Mr. and Mrs. Cleveland Carr of 3065 Wolverine, agree that knits, corduroy and little people are great comrades. Marcia's gold corduroy A-line jumper, which spells first grade femininity, is paired with a white knit shirt which has an all-over pattern of gold and rust autumn leaves. Perfect for a nursery school session or a romp in the park is Martin's knit turtleneck of oatmeal, russet and brown plaid teamed with brown corduroy slacks. The Carr children attend Mary D. Mitchell School.
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September
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1968
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Debbie Allen Models Back-To-School Fashions, September 1968

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Ann Arbor News, September 8, 1968
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Stepping Into School Land. It's not Alice stepping through the rabbit hole into Wonderland. It's Debbie Allen, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roger R. Allen of 2530 James, stepping into school land for her second year at Pattengill. Lucky Debbie has an aunt who sews. When Debbie's cousins outgrow their mom's handiworks, she inherits them. Here she wears an A-line cotton dress, perfect for warm weather school days. The fabric is printed with orange, turquoise and pink daisies, a pretty combination for a pretty little girl.
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September
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1968
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Seventh-Grade Twins, Karen & Kim Clark, Model Back-To-School Fashions, September 1968

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Ann Arbor News, September 8, 1968
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All Paths Lead To School. Walking stone walls beats walking sidewalks, and the added height gives a better view of back-to-school finery. The seventh-grade twin daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Clark of 1515 Creal Crescent, Karen (in front) and Kim, aren't look-alikes and don't dress identically. Yet both agree that dropped waist dresses with pleated skirts are right for their action-packed moments at Forsythe Junior High School. Karen's cream-colored sweater blends with her wine-colored wool jumper which has a solid top and houndstooth checked skirt. Kim wears a wool flannel dress in white and grey with a camel self-belt - a color combination touted for fall.
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September
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1968
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Gauss Baking Company's New Mixer Crashes, May 1944

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Ann Arbor News, May 10, 1944
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CRANE BREAKS, DROPS 13,500 POUND MIXER: A new, electric dough mixer weighing nearly seven tons fell two stories Monday night when a crane, being used to hoist the new equipment to the second floor of the Gauss Baking Co., 300 Hill St., collapsed and dropped the mixer to the ground. The crane and mixer appear above. No one was injured in the accident, but the mixer, the building and the crane were damaged.
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May
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1944
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Boy Scouts & Sea Scouts Of Tappan School, April 1937

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Ann Arbor News, April 29, 1937
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Troops 1 and 2 and the Sea Scout troop of Tappan school, shown above, will broaden their activities this summer with trips and new equipment financed by the benefit performance at 8:15 tomorrow night in Tappan auditorium. "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Oscar Wilde will be given by students of Prof. R. D. T. Hollister's class in drama.
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April
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1937
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Willis Patterson's "Our Own Thing" Chorale Prepares for Concert, May 1984

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Ann Arbor News, May 5, 1985
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CONCERT TIME: Planners for and participants in the Willis Patterson "Our Own Thing" Chorale concert are from left: Herb Ellis, James Neal, Shirley Oliver, Richard Blake, Jan Collins-Eaglin and Patricia Thomas. The concert is scheduled for Sunday at 7 p.m. in Bethel AME Church, 900 Plum St. Donations will be accepted.
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May
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1984
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Ash Wednesday Preparations at Bethel AME Church, February 1990

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Ann Arbor News, February 28, 1990
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SHROUDING OF THE CROSS - In preparation for Ash Wednesday, Ernestine Jackson, left, and Christine E. Anderson use a black cloth to shroud the cross on the altar at Bethel A.M.E. Church at 900 John A. Woods Drive in Ann Arbor. Traditionally, the altar, cross, statues, and other symbols in Christian churches were draped at the beginning of the Lenten season, the period from Ash Wednesday to Easter. All adornments are covered to focus attention on the passion of Christ.
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February
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1990
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Ann Arbor High School "Big Sisters" & "Little Sisters" At The Snack Bar, August 1956

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Ann Arbor News, September 1, 1956
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MEETING NEW FRIENDS: A quick stop at the school snack bar seems to be a good way for the "big sisters" at Ann Arbor High School to meet their "little sisters." The girls are (left to right) Mary Meadows, a senior; Judy Hatfield who attended Slauson Junior High School last fall; Margaret Niehuss, also a senior; and Mary Robinson, also from Slauson. The big sisters' job will be to help their new friends get into the swing of things.
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August
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1956
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Pat Kuohn Gets A Tour Of Ann Arbor High School From Her "Big Sister" Judy Fingerle, August 1956

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Ann Arbor News, September 1, 1956
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SHOWING OFF THE NEW BUILDING: Judy Fingerle, a junior who is taking part in the "big sister" program, enjoys taking her "little sister," Pat Kuohn, on a tour of the school. Pat attended St. Mary's Academy last year. With Judy as her new friend and guide, Pat will soon know her way around the new high school.
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August
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1956
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Laura Evans & Betsy Wernette Get Advice On Packing For College From Pamela Reading, August 1964

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Ann Arbor News, August 29, 1964
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College-bound freshmen (from left) Laura Evans and Betsy Wernette get a few tips on what and how much to take from an experienced suitcase packer, Pamela Reading who will be returning to Stephens College this fall. Laura will enter the University of Pennsylvania, and Betsy will be on the Wellesley campus. The girls are the daughters of Dr. and Mrs. T. N. Evans of Belmont Road, Mr. and Mrs. J. Philip Wernette of Londonderry Road, and Mr. and Mrs. Douglas K. Reading of Heatheridge.
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August
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1964
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Henry & Emma Riggs Celebrate Their 50th Wedding Anniversary With Their Bridesmaids, October 1940

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Ann Arbor News, October 2, 1940
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BRIDAL PARTY AT GOLDEN WEDDING: The two bridesmaids at the wedding at Los Angeles 50 years ago, uniting the former Emma Hynes of Los Angeles and Henry Earle Riggs, were present last night for the golden wedding dinner of Dr. and Mrs. Riggs, now residents of Barton Hills. They are the two sisters of Mrs. Riggs, Mrs. Franklin H. Warner of Claremont, Calif. and Mrs. Frank J. Pitner of LaPorte, Ind. From left to right above, are: Mrs. Warner; Dr. Riggs, who is honorary professor of civil engineering in the University; Mrs. Riggs; and Mrs. Pitner.
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October
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1940
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Four generations of the Ticknor family, June 1976

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Ann Arbor News, June 14, 1976
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Haying The Old Way Four generations of the Ticknor family take a break while doing some old-fashioned haying at the Ticknor centennial farm located on Stone School Road, near Packard Road. The family used an old hay loader which they are standing by and a tractor to do the work which is now normally done by a hay baler. The work used to be called "putting up the hay" and included the use of pitchforks. It's now called hay baling. From left are Donald Ticknor Sr., his son, Donald Ticknor Jr., the latter's sons Carl D. Ticknor and Dennis D. Ticknor and Carl's son, Brian. (News Photo by Larry E. Wright).
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June
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1976
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Don Botsford Works On Construction Of Gymkhana, August 1956

Don Botsford Works On Construction Of Gymkhana, August 1956 image
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Ann Arbor News, August 2, 1956
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GYMKHANA: Gymkhana is the name of the body-building, exercising establishment shown here under construction. This picture, taken from inside, illustrates the Unistrut roof construction. The business is being opened by Donald T. Botsford on S. Maple Rd. Gymkhana means literally a series of athletic contests, such as racing.
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August
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1956
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Demolition of Haunted Tavern, September 1940

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Ann Arbor News, September 21, 1940
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LANDMARK BEING TORN DOWN: Workmen have started razing of "The Haunted Tavern," 417 E. Huron St., one of the city's oldest landmarks.
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September
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1940
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Jean Nimke, 4-H Member Honored For Flower Garden Project, November 1938

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Ann Arbor News, November 2, 1938
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PIONEER IN 4-H PROJECT: Miss Jean Nimke, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Julius Nimke of Plymouth Rd., is the first Washtenaw county 4-H club member named a delegate to club week at Michigan State College for achievement in a flower garden project.
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November
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1938
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4-H Achievement Dinner At The Michigan Union, October 1938

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Ann Arbor News, October 26, 1938
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WIN COUNTY 4-H HONORS: This group of Washtenaw county 4-H club boys and girls was selected to represent Washtenaw county at state club week in East Lansing next spring in various fields of competition. They are: First row - Robert Henning, South Lyon; Dealoris Steel, Bridgewater; Janet Ticknor, Pittsfield; and Lucy Steeb, Ann Arbor township; middle row - Loren Koengeter, route 2, Chelsea; George McKim, jr., Superior township; Mary Tait, Salem township; Virginia Frederick, route 5, Ann Arbor; and Margaret Haas, route 5, Ann Arbor; and back row - Russell McCalla, Pittsfield township; and Jean Nimke, Ann Arbor township. Another delegate, Mary Sullivan, of Lyndon township, was not present when the picture was taken Monday at the Union.
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October
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1938
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Faith McCrory, 4-H Canning Champion, November 1938

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Ann Arbor News, November 30, 1938
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SOUTH LYON GIRL FIRST IN CANNING: Faith J. McCrory, attractive 16-year-old South Lyon girl, is Michigan's official canning delegate at the 17th annual National 4-H Club Congress in Chicago this week. She was chosen as Michigan's "most worthy club member in canning projects," and she is shown with a few of the products with which she has won numerous prizes.
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November
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1938
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Six 4-H Members In Ruhlig Family, August 1938

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Ann Arbor News, August 17, 1938
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SIX 4-H CLUB MEMBERS IN ONE FAMILY: These six sons and daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Emil Ruhlig of Dexter township are members of the Busy 2-In-1 4-H club. Kneeling, from left to right, are Donald Ruhlig, leader of the club, and Lester Ruhlig, treasurer of the county 4-H council. Standing, from left to right, are: Alice, Albert, Helen and Dorothy. The girls are wearing dresses which they made in 4-H club sewing projects.
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August
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1938
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Tracy Jackson Rides Bicycle Through Flooding at Pittsfield Village, June 1989

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Ypsilanti Press, June 2, 1989
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Tracy Jackson, 10, of Pittsfield Township, takes a cool bike ride through the ready-made lake behind Village Townhomes caused by a water main break Thursday.
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June
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1989
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Ann Arbor Public Schools Superintendent Otto W. Haisley Speaks To Teachers At An All-Faculty Meeting, September 1948

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Ann Arbor News, September 8, 1948
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SCHOOL TEACHERS BRIEFED: Teachers in the Ann Arbor Public Schools here get the "low down" on school activities during the coming year from School Supt. Otto W. Haisley, during an all-faculty meeting held yesterday afternoon in Pattengill Auditorium. Like their students, the teachers seem a little shy about taking front row seats. First full day of school is scheduled for next Monday, although classes will meet for a half day on Friday. Approximately 5,000 students are expected from the Ann Arbor area.
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September
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1948
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Ann Arbor Jaycees Annual Fireworks Show At The Ann Arbor Airport, June 1984

Ann Arbor Jaycees Annual Fireworks Show At The Ann Arbor Airport, June 1984 image
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Ann Arbor News, July 2, 1984
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An estimated crowd of 30,000 gathered at the Ann Arbor Airport Saturday night to watch the annual display of exploding colors.
Month
June
Year
1984
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Ann Arbor Jaycees Annual Fireworks Show At The Ann Arbor Airport, June 1984

Ann Arbor Jaycees Annual Fireworks Show At The Ann Arbor Airport, June 1984 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, July 2, 1984
Caption
An estimated crowd of 30,000 gathered at the Ann Arbor Airport Saturday night to watch the annual display of exploding colors.
Month
June
Year
1984
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Women Of The Moose Celebrate The 10th Anniversary Of Their Ann Arbor Group, May 1940

Women Of The Moose Celebrate The 10th Anniversary Of Their Ann Arbor Group, May 1940 image
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Ann Arbor News, May 23, 1940
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TENTH ANNIVERSARY: Women of the Moose celebrated the tenth anniversary of the founding of the Ann Arbor group at a banquet last night at Moose hall. Mrs. R. D. Swisher, left, chairman of the banquet, and Mrs. Erma Michelsen, extreme right, publicity chairman and musician, are pictured with three of the nine charter members honored. They are, left to right: Mrs. Lena Hahn, Mrs. James Pallas and Mrs. Jennie Rice.
Month
May
Year
1940
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Audience Participates in Gospel Songquake III at Bethel AME Church, September 1989

Audience Participates in Gospel Songquake III at Bethel AME Church, September 1989 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 10, 1989
Caption
A gospel singing event called Gospel Songquake III was held Friday night at Ann Arbor's New Hope Church in connection with the NAACP convention. Above, participants hold hands as they sing. At left, Renee Brown raises her hand as the music moves her.
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8
Month
September
Year
1989
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September 11, 1989 correction: "The location of the NAACP Gospel Songquake III was incorrectly identified in Sunday's News. The event was at Bethel A.M.E. Church in Ann Arbor. Also, an audience member at the event was wrongly identified as Renee Brown."

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Barbara Alexa's Prickly Pear Cacti, June 1984

Barbara Alexa's Prickly Pear Cacti, June 1984 image
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Ann Arbor News, July 12, 1984
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The prickly pear cacti, which have yellow flowers with red centers, usually bloom the first part of July, she says, and recently the early blooms attracted a hummingbird to the area.
Month
June
Year
1984
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John & Marj Roth's Vegetable Gardens, June 1984

John & Marj Roth's Vegetable Gardens, June 1984 image
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Ann Arbor News, June 28, 1984
Caption
Last year John and Marj Roth of Sunnyside Street in Ann Arbor gave up the backyard battle of the clay, one with which many an area gardener is familiar, and one with which the Roths themselves were well acquainted after more than 40 years in Ann Arbor. Instead, they built four one-foot-high raised boxes, filled them with good loam, put stone pathways between the boxed and said goodbye forever to the hardships of clay gardening.
Month
June
Year
1984
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