Captured on Film #102
Captured on Film galleries feature Southeast Missourian photographs taken mainly in the 1960s through the 1990s, before the age of digital photography. Comments or questions about these images should be directed to librarian Sharon Sanders at email@example.com.
Published Feb. 2, 1992.
Paul Schnare, left, stood with Ramona and Bill Brinkopf in the greenhouse at Sunny Hill Garden Center at 335 Christine. Schnare planned to operate the business at that site until June 30, at which time the Brinkopfs were to expand Sunny Hill Pet Shop. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 9, 1992.
While the Jackson School District struggled to keep its head above financial water, student enrollment continued to increase each year as the district grew. Here, students got off their bus at the Orchard Drive Elementary School, which was completed in 1991 to handle the projected increase in elementary-age students through the end of the decade. (David Hente ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 13, 1992.
U.S. Rep. Bill Emerson was the featured speaker at the Cape Girardeau Lions Club luncheon meeting at the Holiday Inn. Emerson, who had served in Congress for 12 years, said he expected to file in Jefferson City for his seventh term. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Southeast Missourian photojournalist Phil Nash was captured on film in March, 1977, while on assignment. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 14, 1992.
Don Semancik, seated, manager of Midwest Weather Services at the Cape Girardeau Municipal Airport, prepared to transmit his hourly weather reading while Larry Swader, left, and Freddie Ford, moved his desk into the weather office's temporary quarters in a mobile home outside the airport terminal building. Other offices in the terminal building were relocated to temporary quarters outside the building, so that work could begin on a $1.1 million renovation project. (David Hente ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan. 3, 1992.
Frank Stinnett, owner of Stinnett's Produce Inc., in Cape Girardeau, looked over a case of lettuce in his warehouse cooler. Stinnett supplied produce to over 100 area restaurants. Area suppliers were saying that produce was abundant, and the quality was as good as ever after the white fly destroyed a portion of the California crop. (Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan. 13, 1992.
Curt Smith, left, along with Melvin Gateley and John Mehner, members of the Vision 2000 Community Relations Council, discussed the group's activities during a retreat. The council oversaw the implementation of the objectives of Vision 2000. (Southeast Missourian archive)