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This Week in Eudora History, will take a look back at some of the people, places and events, that shaped the history of this fine community. We will look at “the week that was” from times past.  This feature will appear online every Sunday.


For the dates of July 8 – July 14:

July 9, 1975, 37 years ago

The Eudora News reported that the Eudora Cardinals Jayhawk Babe Ruth team held their lead on the American Division with a record of 10-2. Ed Pyle scored three points, and David Grosdidier, Chuck Miller, and Rich Clark scored one to two points each.


July 13, 2000, 12 years ago

Artist, Stan Herd, created an enormous “Butterfly Corn Maze” in an eight acre field at Pendlton Farm.

Compiled from the Glenn Wineinger Newspaper collection at the Eudora Area Historical Society

Thanks to Catherine Fulks, an 8th grade student from Eudora for her work in compiling this feature. The Eudora Area Historical Society operates the Eudora Community Museum which is located in the former Nottingham Elementary School at 14th and Church Street. For more information about the Eudora Area Historical Society, you can find them on the City of Eudora’s website or check them out on Facebook.




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