New Rockford Transcript - Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Dakota Datebook: Stork Derby


December 31, 2018

Jan. 1, 2019 — In the start of a new year, it is nice to step back and think about what has happened and what is to come. Many cities publish information summing up events and statistics of the old year. On the first day of 1948, the Fargo Forum published a forty-page newspaper, filled with description of the previous year’s progress and with predictions for the coming year in the Fargo-Moorhead area.

The baby boom was definitely well under way; among the top articles in the many, many pages, the Forum listed reports of increased population. The Cass county birth rate was up, and the di...

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