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Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library

1920

Former Treasury Secretary William G. McAdoo will be nominated for the Democratic presidential candidate. U.S. Vice President Thomas R. Marshall is the dark horse with the most potential.

1970

Brian Meyers and Burt Bennitt win the Jaycees contest on how many dribbles it takes to bounce a basketball from our courthouse to the Indianapolis State House. The winning guess was 209,600.

1995

Executive Director George Dearborn is leaving Norwest Bank to pursue an independent consulting career.

2010

La Porte Community Schools Assistant Superintendent Jim Dermody is now the superintendent of the New Prairie United School Corporation.

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