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Retrospective

Thirty years ago — 1994

Dunkirk High School’s Jeff Kubasik was crowned king and Darcy Lyford was crowned queen at the 1994 prom, “We’ve Got Tonight,” which was held recently at the Campus Center at Fredonia State University College. A total of 115 students signed up for the post-prom party at Molly World, followed by a breakfast and bonfire sponsored by the Dunkirk PTO.

Forty years ago — 1984

There were 14 years but only 1:16 between the top two finishers of the recent Bill Bergey Scholarship Fund Run. The 10K race through the streets and countryside of South Dayton drew 86 entries, raising money for the scholarship in honor of the former National Football League linebacker. Mike Maycock of Fredonia won the third annual event in a time of 32:29, with 38-year-old Hector Bauza of Portland second in 33:45.

Fifty years ago — 1974

Pro Wrestling TV stars Frenchie Robert and Godfather No. 1, and Count Verti and Tony Simon are scheduled to appear at Floral Hall at the fairgrounds in Dunkirk.

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