Captured on Film #142
Thursday, November 16, 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 Nov. 11, 1982.
Young book lovers from the Children's Department of the Cape Girardeau Public Library were among those taking part in the Veterans Day parade here this morning. Children's librarian Brenda Siebert walks along with her young parade companions. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Nov. 5, 1992.
Judith Ann Crow, left, receives the 1992 Woman of Achievement Award of the Cape Girardeau Zonta Club Tuesday night from Jane Daume, with John L. Blue, former editor of the Southeast Missourian. Crow, a charter member of Zonta, was chosen for the award "for her exemplary efforts in the promotion of her community, education, fine arts, history and the advancement of other women." Crow was a longtime librarian at the Southeast Missourian. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Nov. 9, 1992.
Robert Hamblin, English professor at Southeast Missouri State University, holds his first book of poetry, which is filled with memories of his boyhood in rural Mississippi. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Dec. 16, 1992.
Nick Leist directs the Jackson High School band during a rehearsal. For the last 25 years at Jackson, Leist has taught instrumental music at the school. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 5, 1980.
Carl Ritter, left, the leading all-time scorer in SEMO State University history, presents a plaque to John Sanchez prior to Monday night's game at Houck Field House. The plaque denotes Sanchez' entry into the 1,000-point club. The senior from Chicago has scored 1,028 points during his four-year career. He played in his 100th game Monday night. Ritter is currently basketball coach at Bell City. (Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Dec. 22, 1992.
While visiting the Cape Girardeau area, Tim Sullivan, left, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, checks the Mississippi River gauge near the Themis Street floodgate along with Amy Lingle of Jackson. The river stage was 33.7 feet Monday. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Oct. 14, 1992.
Stan Popp, front, and Howard Kinder prepared a portion of the 90 gallons of spaghetti sauce for the annual Breakfast Optimist Club Spaghetti Day at the A.C. Brase Arena Building. (Southeast Missourian archive)