Captured on Film #123
Thursday, July 6, 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. 16, 1987.
Gary Kralemann, principal at Jefferson Elementary School in Cape Girardeau, dressed up as Uncle Sam for Wednesday's celebration of the 200th anniversary of the drafting of the U.S. Constitution. Schools throughout the district held special ceremonies in observance of the Constitution's Bicentennial. (Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 19, 1987.
What's 13 feet tall, 15 feet long, 10 feet wide, and can carry 360 grocery bags? It's a custom-made shopping cart which is sitting in the Schnucks parking lot. It will be displayed this weekend at the Show Me Center during Schnucks' Food Fair. Elmer Glastetter of Chaffee looks over the cart, which is powered by a 462 cubic inch engine with 550 horsepower. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published March 16, 1987.
Daffodil Day committee member Carol Crosnoe, left, and Julie Conrad, chairman, prepare to deliver bundles of daffodils this morning. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published May 17, 1987.
Cape Central head coach Terry Kitchen, right, congratulates his assistant coach Dave Gross upon registering win number 20 against no defeats. The Tigers baseball team posted a 4-0 decision over Kelly Friday. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published April 17, 1987.
Dan Milligan has been selected as Central Senior High's new principal. The former CHS basketball coach and current Central Junior High assistant principal will assume the position in July. The announcement was made Thursday afternoon at a press conference attended by several Board of Education members, including Carolyn Kelley. The search for a new principal took nearly three months. ( Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published March 15, 1987.
Five months of reading paid off for first-grade students at Trinity Lutheran School, one of several schools which participated in the "Book-It" reading program. Here, from left, are Laura Schuessler, Aron Meystedt and Ross Bennett enjoying an afternoon pizza party at Pizza Hut, which helped sponsor the program. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published July 26, 1987.
Dave Winder, left, and his brother, Mark Winder, former Jackson High athletes, have wielded big bats for the Kohlfeld Capahas and Cape Girardeau's American Legion baseball teams this summer. Dave is a 1982 JHS graduate, and Mark is a 1986 JHS graduate. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)