Captured on Film #116
Thursday, May 18, 2017
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 Aug 16, 1992.
Peter Kinder, Republican candidate for Missouri's 27th Senate District, announced the appointment of Rep. Mary Kasten as campaign chairman. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published July 20, 1992.
Elizabeth Stroud of Cape Girardeau and her Boston terrier, Scottie, didn't let the warm temperatures keep them from having fun. Instead of throwing a stick for Scottie to fetch, Elizabeth just pivoted as the dog chased the end of the stick and circled around her. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published June 23, 1992.
Paul Henry Bruening, left, 83, of Jackson was awarded the Jackson Chamber of Commerce 1992 R.A. Fulenwider Meritorious Community Service Award during the chamber's installation banquet. Bruening received the award from Leonard Sander, right, the 1991 recipient of the Fulenwider award. Bruening was a retired Jackson businessman. (David Hente ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published July 29, 1992.
Todd Lenderman of Bertrand, Missouri, and his family, Becky, Jacque and Jessi, fed a giraffe while visiting Capetown Safari during Surfarifest. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published July 5, 1992.
Releasing over 1,000 balloons to celebrate the grand opening of Mr. B's Pancakes and Steaks were owners Basil and Tish Barnes; Bob Hendrix, Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce president; Gus Davis, executive chef, and Yvonne Bertolina, assistant manager. The business was located near the intersection of Route K and Interstate 55. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 5, 1992.
John "Doc" Yallaly of Cape Girardeau held two tomatoes weighing five pounds that he grew in his backyard garden. Yallaly said his secret for growing the Super Beefsteaks was "to never let a weed get near the plants and something to do with cows." (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 3, 1992.
Dennis Turner of Jackson provided the push for his daughter, Whitney Turner, left, and friend, Stacy Stroer, of Jackson as the girls swung together at a playground at Cape Girardeau County South Park. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)