Thirty years ago
Nov. 25, 1982
Snow blankets Imperial.
Christmas season opens in Imperial Saturday with Santa.
Nebraska Army National Guard ready to assist in winter storms.
Ducks Unlimited has a successful kickoff banquet.
Forty years ago
Nov. 23, 1972
Opening of Christmas season this week.
Freezing temperatures continue.
Over $300 collected for handicapped children on Honey Sunday.
Over 100 deer checked-in at Imperial.
Fifty years ago
Nov. 22, 1962
Season’s first snow brings nearly half an inch of moisture.
Youth participate in Chase County Government Day.
Large poultry house is completely destroyed by fire Saturday night.
“Two-way” electric power for area being planned.
Enders Dam work finished as crews end sand blasting and painting of gates.
Imperial FFA conducted three acre corn test plot during the past year.
Sixty years ago
Nov. 20, 1952
Opening of Christmas season in Imperial is Friday, November 28.
Quarter inch of moisture received from rain and snow.
Storm prevented most high school band folks from reaching Ogallala.
Flour—79¢/10 lb. bag.
Town basketball team ready to open season.
Letter written in 1887 tells of homestead life in Chase County.