Peek at the Past

Published 8:45 am Monday, April 4, 2011

Here are highlights in history for April 4, gleaned from the files of the Albert Lea Tribune:

1987 — A Tribune ad confirmed that Albert Lea had an eating place specializing in sea food. It was the Sea House Restaurant, located next to Skyline Liquor.

1977 — Ladies Nite at the Broadway Twin Theatre (Monday evening) was based on one dollar admission and use of the ticket stub for a free cup of coffee at Albert Lea’s Country Kitchen.

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1937 — A play in the Czech (Bohemian) language was presented at the Brick Hall north of Myrtle. Presenting this play were members of the Z.C.B.J. lodge of New Prague.