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Remember When for Feb. 1

120 years ago

January 29, 1892

The Valhalla Society in Gardnerville will give a masquerade February 22. Costumes can be secured from Cagwin & Noteware at Carson and a supply will be on hand that night at Geo. J. Brown’s in Gardnerville.

95 years ago

February 2, 1917

Tuesday butter jumped to 42 1/2 cents per pound, the highest price reached since the Minden creamery has been in existence. One year ago at this time butter was selling at 28 cents per pound. It is predicted that butter will remain at a top figure for many months to come, but it is not probable that the record price of 42 1/2 cents will prevail for any great time.

80 years ago

January 29, 1932

The Gardnerville and Minden grammar school basketball teams enjoyed a series of games at the C.V.I.C. hall last Friday afternoon. The games were spirited and the opposition furnished by the less experienced Minden youngsters was greater than the final score would indicate.

50 years ago

February 1, 1962

Two Yerington men will face trial February 9 in East Fork Justice Court on charges of supplying liquor to a minor. The men, Stephen Roan and James Moyer, are now free on $200 bail each.

25 years ago

February 5, 1987

Douglas County commissioners will be asked today (Feb. 5) to approve a 1,600-square-foot expansion of Katie’s Restaurant at the Carson Valley Inn. Inn officials will be seeking a variance to allow them to expand into a currently landscaped area to within one foot of the front property line along U.S. 395.

10 years ago

January 30, 2002

Teen-agers across Northern Nevada are invited Saturday to St. Gall Pastoral Community Center to attend Youth Day 2002, a day-long retreat sponsored by the Catholic diocese of Reno and St. Gall.

A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by R-C intern Chrissy McLaughlin.