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Remember the Newspapers?


Did you have a paper route?

The Cardunal Free Press.   My brother had a paper route...

The Free Press Building 1969
The Cardunal Free Press building in 1969

The Free Press newspaper 1972
The Cardunal Free Press 1972


Remember Tornado Day: April 21, 1967?


A news article from 1966, Police Still Fight Threat, talking about gangs in Carpentersville My father's song published in the Courier News 1970, Is That What Dad's Are For by Charles Engels Sr.    One of our Dad's songs was published in the
   Editorial Section, "Is That What Dad's Are For".




(Remember when those youths took over the
Meadowdale Race Track in October of 1965?)

Youth Take Over Meadowdale Race Track in 1965 - Article from local Carpentersville Newspaper

"This was in October of 1965 if I remember right.
  After all these years it was still worth it,
  and I'd do it again if the Monza was still there.
  There is a video on You tube that really shows
  what it was like." -- Kirk Hoffman



Scott Jones - Class of 82, with Chuck Percy in 1966
Scott Jones in 1966 news article


The Times and The News 1966


The Times and The News 1966

Crown High Graduate Eric Von Kaenel and
Others, Accepted to Air Force Academy

Eric Vonkaenel 1970


Fairview School to be torn down News Article Part 1 Carpentersville Illinois
Article about Fairview School Carpentersville part 1
Fairview School to be torn down News Article Part 2 Carpentersville Illinois
Article about Fairview School Carpentersville part 2


Article about draining Lake Marian, Carpentersville Illinois part 1
Part 1 - Lake Marian being drained, Carpentersville
Article about draining Lake Marian, Carpentersville Illinois part 2
Part 2 - Lake Marian being drained, Carpentersville
Countryside Newspaper 8-31-1972
Complete Countryside Newspaper from August 31, 1972


 
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