Peek at the Past

Published 8:30 am Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Here are highlights in history for April 27, gleaned from the files of the Albert Lea Tribune:

1985 — A Tribune ad featured the Star Clipper Dinner Train that was making trips from Glenville to about Lyle and back for three hours each on the Cedar Valley Railroad.

1975 — The Albert Lea Community Theatre was presenting the play, “Seven Year Itch.” Starring roles were played by Jim Oliver and Renee Nordland. This play was directed by Bill Morris.

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1945 — The Albert Lea High School tennis team defeated the Rochester Rockets with a 6-0 score.