Pictorial Past | Waterville on parade

Waterville's community float in an early day Apple Blossom Festival parade in Wenatchee.
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Our Past | 1972: Sisters who married brothers at Douglas church celebrate 25th anniversary

This article, published in the May 4, 1972 edition of the Waterville Empire-Press, tells of the 25th anniversary celebration for sisters Doris and Irene (Eggers) Viebrock, who married brothers Lewis and Ray Viebrock.
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News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press   100 years ago — 1917 E.E. Reeder has sold 600 acres of wheatland on Badger Mountain to Dick Courtway for $9,000. Courtway will turn it into a stock ranch. Mrs. H.L. Douglas of Rock Island hosted members of the Circle of King’s Daughters at her home Wednesday afternoon. A.E. McLean and family of Pearl...
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Pictorial Past | Waterville girls club

Members of a Waterville girls club in the late 1890s.
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Our Past | 1945: A letter home from Okinawa

The following excerpts from a letter written by Cpl. Howard F. Ramin of the Medical Corps to Clyde and Edna Smeltzer were published in the April 26, 1945 edition of the Waterville Empire-Press.
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News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press   100 years ago — 1917 Waterville Boy Scouts have started a paper drive with proceeds to be used for uniforms and other equipment. The first days of the effort resulted in an accumulation of 2,000 pounds. A.P. Keiser had a very successful sale of stock and farm machinery on his place on Badger Mountain...
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Pictorial Past | Strength in academics

Loaded with learning are these members of the 1968 Wenatchee Daily World Scholastic Team from Waterville High School.
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Our Past | 1983: Waterville woman enjoys her railroad job

The following excerpt is from an article published in the April 23, 1983 edition of the Empire Press.
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News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press   100 years ago — 1917 A baseball association has been formed at Mansfield and businessmen have pledged several hundred dollars to back the team this season. Negotiations are pending for the organization of a league composed of Mansfield, Waterville, Wenatchee and Cashmere. This would give a 12-game league...
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Pictorial Past | Church convention

A Sunday School convention is held at the Waterville Presbyterian Church (later the Federated Church) in the early 1920s.
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