Eyota teacher talks about fleeing Russia
1986 — 25 years ago
Matthew Dacy will speak at the Rochester Senior Citizens Club's 11th annual community prayer breakfast. Dacy is a Rotary Foundation graduate scholar to Jerusalem.
1961 — 50 years ago
Charles Palmer and Sally Sikkink will represent Preston High School at Boys and Girls State in June in St. Paul.
1936 — 75 years ago
Telling how he and his family were robbed of their farm and forced to flee, Richard Windemutch, Eyota school teacher and athletic coach, spoke on past and present conditions in Russia at the Rotary luncheon. Of German descent but born on a 3,000-acre estate in the south of Russia, Windemutch described the hardships experienced by landowners after the 1917 revolution.
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