Retrospective

Twenty years ago – 1994

Fredonia senior citizens are enjoying meals served at the new Dining Club site, the recently opened Share and Care Center on Eagle Street. Formerly located in St. Joseph’s Parish Center, the Dining Club has Florence Frankiewicz of Dunkirk as manager – a position she has held for the past five years.

Thirty years ago – 1984

Mrs. Lorraine Quinn of Irving, who is wintering in Cape Coral, Fla., was a recent exhibitor in an art show sponsored by the Art Council of Southwest Florida, which includes 15 art leagues in three counties. Three of Mrs. Quinn’s works were among the 158 accepted for the show with one of hers among the seven sold. Mrs. Quinn is founder of the Hanover Art Club and has participated in many local art shows.

Forty years ago – 1974

The 70th annual banquet meeting of the Dunkirk Chamber of Commerce will feature a special slide presentation of the Ralston Purina Co. The laudation has been authored by Gladys B. Ebert, chamber manager. Mrs. Ebert will also do a vocal narration of her writing.

Fifty years ago 1964

Donald Lapp, former Fredonia resident and active in radio and television for the past five years, has joined the staff of WIRK Radio in West Palm Beach, Fla. He is known professionally as Don Porter.