Captured on Film #108
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Published April 6, 1992.
The 10-mile Super Cities Walk for Multiple Sclerosis kicked off at Capaha Park with Cape Girardeau Mayor Gene Rhodes, left, Smiley the Clown and Jackson Mayor Carlton Meyer. About 200 people walked and raised about $12,000 locally for the national event. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published June 6, 1970.
Calvin Chapman, sophomore counselor at Central High School for five years, was pictured studying a huge farewell card presented to him by students during an awards ceremony. Chapman, a member of the Central faculty for nine years, was transferred to the Board of Education office to become director of special services. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 16, 1992.
Cape Girardeau City Manager J. Ronald Fischer, right, discussed reorganization of municipal employees that would eliminate 12 city positions during a news conference at City Hall. At left was Assistant City Manager Al Stoverink. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Mrs. Dorothy Macke of Jackson received the Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Committee "Friend of Agriculture Award" from Earl James, chairman of the Agriculture Committee. The award was presented at the Area Appreciation Night dinner held Nov. 2, 1978, in the Arena Building. Mrs. Macke was active in 4-H and the Extension Service and helped establish the egg outlet and transportation of dairy products to the St. Louis market. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 27, 1992.
Charlene Peyton sang spiritual and gospel songs during the American Association of University Women's Hobbies for Fun and Profit workshop at the Centenary United Methodist Family Life Center. Peyton was a music teacher for Cape Girardeau Public Schools. (Lou Peukert ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 25, 1970.
Carol Robinson, new remedial math instructor at Lorimier and Schultz schools, became acquainted with the curriculum at Lorimier as explained by the building principal, A.A. Stone. (Southeast Missourian archive photo)
Published March 30, 1992.
Cape Girardeau County firefighters Brian Cook of Millersville, left, and Rob Francis of Jackson, back right, showed parents and children the proper way to inspect and exit a door during a house fire. The exercise was conducted in a smoke house built by the SEMO Home Builders Association. The smoke house made its debut at the Home Show at the Show Me Center. (Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)