Captured on Film #170
Thursday, May 31, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Published May 10, 1993. Cape Girardeau Police motorcycle traffic officers John Davis, left, and Ken Rinehart will be monitoring traffic on their 1993 Kawasaki Police 1000 motorcycles. (Don Shrubshell ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published May 27, 1993.
Clippard Elementary School second grade teacher Jan Jarrell holds a letter six of her second grade students wrote before placing it inside a bottle and throwing it in the Mississippi River in 1986. The letter was found Sunday in Wyatt, Missouri. (Don Shrubshell ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published May 6, 1993.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Larry Ferrell consults a Unted States Sentencing Commission Guidelines Manual, which is used to determine the minimum sentences for convicted drug dealers based on the amount and type of drugs involved. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published May 27, 1993. Jackson High's Mark Kiehne receives high fives from Indian teammates after cracking a big 2-run home run against Fox in the second inning of Wednesday's 4A sectional game in Jackson. Jackson won 3-0. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published May 23, 1993.
Frank Webb of Cape Girardeau looks over one of two 1982 Honda 500 Trident motorcycles that the Cape Girardeau Public Works Department offered for sale at a public auction Saturday at Arena Park. The police department also offered unclaimed property at the auction. (Fred Lynch ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
Published May 25, 1993.
Mitch Robinson, the new director of the Cape Girardeau Industrial Recruitment Association, meets area civic leaders at a reception given in his honor at the Drury Lodge late Monday afternoon. The mayor of Cape Girardeau, Gene Rhodes, center, was among those on hand to wish the director good luck. (Melina A. Mara ~ Southeast Missourian archive)
A group of model airplane enthusiasts appear to be ready for competition. Their names and the date are unknown, but the boys are wearing Cape Girardeau Optimist T-shirts. A story in the June 30, 1950 Southeast Missourian announced a model plane contest built around entries by the Air Scout Patrol of Cape Girardeau which was sponsored by the Optimist Club. (G.D. Fronabarger ~ Southeast Missourian archive)