Captured on Film #127
Thursday, August 3, 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 Oct. 30, 1992.
Armed with his official participation guide, Arthur Wilhite, right, met Laura Curtis, left, and Lori Sutton at an early showing of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” at the University Center. The audience became part of the show, whether they liked it or not. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 2, 1982.
February is National Children's Dental Health Month, and local dentists and assistants here will sponsor a number of activities in observance of it. Shown here making plans for the month are, from the left, Dr. John Freeze, secretary-treasurer of the Cape Dental Study Club; Mary Prince, activities coordinator for Dental Health Month; Dr. Janet Ruopp, chairman of Dental Health Month; Mary Russell, vice president of the Cape Dental Assistants Society; and Dr. Michael Bennett, president of the Cape Dental Study Club. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 10, 1992.
Several local vocalists provided their talents by singing the National Anthem before the summer American Legion baseball games at Capaha Park. Among them, from left, were Susanna Baylon, Jenny Broom, Alison Nall and Jeni Kafka, shown with Herb Nance of American Legion Post 63. Other vocalists included Leon Jones and Brandon Hahs. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 26, 1992.
Southeast Missouri State University volleyball coach Cindy Gannon met with members of the media to provide an outlook for the 1992 season. (Mark Sterkel ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan 24, 1982.
The Missouri Legislature Friday presented the Cape Girardeau Jaycees with special commendation for their community work, which has gained the organization national recognition. Shown from the left are Mark Kasten, Mike Lane, Roy McGaugh, Tom Leggett, State Rep. Jerry Ford, who presented the citation; Charles Westrich, Dick Shirrell and John Baker. Among the Jaycees' projects last year was a fund drive to purchase bullet-proof vests for the Cape Girardeau Police Department. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published July 25, 1982.
Matthew Cobb leads Jason Smith, center, and Carl Hanson off the first ramp in BMX action Saturday. The race for motocross bicycles was sponsored by River City Raceway and the American Bicycle Association. Five-year-old Joshua Glueck, the youngest rider in the competition, can be seen at the top of the ramp. The track is just off Themis Street at Silver Springs Road in Cape Girardeau. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Aug. 6, 1982.
The Rev. Jack Strickland, pastor of Lighthouse Bible Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau, speaks during assembly time at Vacation Bible School. Its theme, "God's Strange Preachers," was illustrated in the auditorium. (Southeast Missourian archive)