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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 June 10 – June 16:

June 15, 1969, 43 years ago

Henry Neis and Larry Folks returned to Eudora from a Conference in Canada where they were two of four winners from the State of Kansas for producing the most business at American Investors Life Insurance.


June 15, 1966, 46 years ago

Sunflower Village Boy Scout troops went to Topeka where they helped clean-up after a tornado that struck a week before.

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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