50 Years Ago (week of March 15-21, 1942):
* The grand jury for the March term of the Howard County Circuit Court completed its sessionin two days this week. Twelve indictments were handed down; among them were manslaughter, unlawful housebreaking, unlawful burning of an auto, conspiracy, larceny, non-support and carnal knowledge.
* The Young Men's Republican Club of Howard County Inc., held itsbiennial election of officers this week. Donald N. Brandenburg was unanimously re-elected president for the 1942-1943 term. Dr. M. N. Mastin and Kenneth H. Cook were elected first and second vice presidents, respectively.