Captured on Film #155
Thursday, February 15, 2018
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 email@example.com.
Published Feb. 7, 1993.
Sarah Booth and Matt Buttrey demonstrate the form that gained them a sixth-place finish at the recent National Figure Skating Championships in Phoenix, Arizona. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan. 5, 1993.
Governor-elect Mel Carnahan, center, speaks at a news conference Monday at the Cape Girardeau Municipal Airport along with House Speaker Bob Griffin, left, and Senate President Pro Tem Jim Mathewson. The three men pledged cooperation in state goverment. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan. 5, 1993.
Cape Girardeau City Councilman Melvin Gateley speaks in opposition to the council setting a special election to consider riverboat gambling in Cape Girardeau. Gateley's motion to oppose it failed, and the council approved a motion for a June 8 election on the issue. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 1, 1993.
Sister Jeanne Goessling has her heart in Kenya, so she is leaving her post as principal at St. Mary Cathedral School to go begin a three-year commitment at a school in Kenya. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan. 12, 1993.
Cape Girardeau street department trucks spread a salt-and-sand mixture onto North Cape Rock Drive near Jean Ann Drive Monday morning. The effort, however, was too late to help Steven Frey, left, and Debbie Bergeron, both of Cape Girardeau. The motorists exchanged information for insurance companies after their cars collided on the icy street. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Feb. 3, 1993.
Russell Morrill, left, visits in his room at Southeast Hospital Tuesday with Janel Gulley, his neighbor who heard his cries for help after he fell on the driveway of his rural Scott City home. The man was there for more than five hours before he was found. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published Jan. 26, 1961.
City street department graders bladed off much of the snow, but this left a slick undercoating. This view, north from Broadway on Perry avenue, shows one of the graders at work this morning. About three inches of snow fell. (G.D. Fronabarger ~ Southeast Missourian archive)