50 years ago
jan. 13, 1966
Ruth’s Dress Shop in Peabody will close its door today, Jan. 13, manager Rosalee Baker announced.
Vernon Harsh was honored by fellow postal employees Friday at a party held at the Legion building honoring his 23½ years in the postal service.
Richard B. Wilbur, lifelong resident of Peabody, died Jan. 5 after suffering a stroke. The deceased was the projectionist at Sunflower Theater for many years starting during the silent movie days and staying until it closed.