Captured on Film #122
Thursday, June 29, 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 Sept. 27, 1992.
Hecht's celebrated its 75th year in business in 1992. From left were Daniel Elkins, general manager of Hecht's Stores; Tootie Hecht, Martin Hecht and model LaVonne Huter. Hechts's at that time had four other stores downtown and stores at malls in Carbondale, Illinois, and Paducah, Kentucky. (Southeast Missourian)
Published Aug. 5, 1992.
Larry Bock, right, and John Carpenter checked primary election returns in Jackson. Bock defeated incumbent Leonard F. Sander for 1st District commissioner of Cape Girardeau County and incumbent Carpenter defeated Edward Frenzel for coroner. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 20, 1987.
Cape Girardeau Central's Darla Pannier eyed the basket amid heavy defensive pressure from Delta's Jamie Gloth, left, and Amy Freed during action at Central's gymnasium. The Lady Tigers roared to a 67-39 triumph in the home finale. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Pubished Sept. 21, 1992.
While traditional families made up only 25 percent of families in this country in 1992, the Schermann family was quite happy being in the minority. Family members working on a jigsaw puzzle were Paul, Colin, Clayton, Holly, Sarah and Erin. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 9, 1987.
Southeast Missouri State University senior Pat Colon received a plaque from Missouri Intercollegiate Athletic Association Commissioner Ken Jones in honor of her recently becoming the MIAA's all-time leading scorer and rebounder. Colon and the first-place Otahkians then went out and defeated Northwest Missouri State. (Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Sept. 22, 1992.
Democratic State Senate candidate Betty Hearnes discussed educational issues as Republican candidate Peter Kinder waited his turn during a candidate forum sponsored by the Southeast District of the Missouri State Teachers Association at Jackson High School. The event drew about 100 educators. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 22, 1987.
Scott County Commissioners hoped voters would approve a one-fourth-cent capital improvement sales tax to help fund the operation of the county landfill. The commissioners, from left, were Associate Commissioner Eldon Ziegenhorn, Presiding Commissioner Durward Dover and Associate Commissioner Dewaine Shaffer. (Mark Bliss ~ Southeast Missourian archive)