50 YEARS AGO
Thursday, Nov. 24, 1966
First Lieutenant Chester G. Cox, son of Frank P. Cox, Route 1, and the late Mrs. Cox, received the Army Commendation Medal while serving with the 1st Calvary Division in Vietnam.
The Alton Grocery was purchased by Haskell Gregory and his son Billy John Gregory of Sinai.
Clarence Sparrow formerly owned the grocery.
Mrs. Walter Smith suffered a severe cut over her left eye and numerous bruises all over her body when she fell down the basement steps at her Stringtown home.