Peek at the Past

Published 8:45 am Friday, April 22, 2011

Here are highlights in history for April 22, gleaned from the files of the Albert Lea Tribune:

1987 — The new owners of the Cottage Cafe in Geneva were Paul and Robyn Mattson.

1977 — A Charcoburger and chocolate shake cost 95 cents at the Dog N Suds Drive In on East Main Street, according to their Tribune ad.

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1967 — Pricilla Lockman was crowned as the new Miss Albert Lea. The runner-up was Jean Borgstahl.