This week in history June 14-20

June 14, 1909, Littlefield: The second crop of hay is being cut and is a very heavy yield. Harvest is complete and the grain is stacked. June 15, 1922: Smashing all known existing records for the same feat equaling the average train  time between … [Read more...]

This week in history June 7-13

June 7, 1915, Littlefield AZ: The Misses Tena and Maud Reber went to mesquite tonight to assist the young people of that place to entertain the married people for the Mesquite Ward (congregation). Most all married and some young people went from … [Read more...]

This week in history May 31-June 6

May 31, 1882: 15 families and a total of 71 inhabitants live on the flat (Now Mesquite) June 1, 1916: Mr. and Mrs. Will Bunker of Delta Utah were here last week visiting Mrs. Bunker’s parents Mr. and Mrs. H P Iverson. June 2, 1917: Las Vegas A … [Read more...]

This week in history May 24-30

May 25,1923: Graduating exercises of the Clark County Normal were held today. the program was well attended and decorations beautiful. The graduates are Vera Wittwer, Amy Earl, Iris Waite, Grace Cooper, Vincent Leavitt and Ralph Huntsman. May 26, … [Read more...]

This week in history May 17-23

May 18, 1918, Littlefield: Misses Ella and Zona Reber went to Mesquite to attend the wedding reception of Mr. and Mrs. Hyrum E Leavitt. A very good time was had by all. May 20, 1909: Our telephone line reached Littlefield -- We can now say Hello … [Read more...]

This week in history April 26-May 2

April 27, 1916: Chas Lindsey representing Motor West magazine commended J S Abbott at Bunkerville for getting autos across the river in good shape and says his charges are very reasonable.Mr Lindsey was on his way to Salt Lake City from Los Angeles … [Read more...]

This week in history April 19-25

April 19, 1911, Bunkerville: We have been having quite cool weather for the last week, killed some of the tenderer  garden stuff, froze water in the dishes left outside, killed part of the second crop of figs and some grapes. April 20, 1902: A … [Read more...]

This week in history April 12-18

April 12, 1910, Mesquite: If you wish to see beautiful roses, call at Nephi Johnson's farm and your wish will be gratified.(Nephi's wife had a green thumb) April 12, 1911, Bunkerville: Harmon Tobler is adding another room to his house. April … [Read more...]

This week in history April 5-11

April 5, 1919: All the young folks went from here to Bunkerville Friday for a May dance. We had a splendid time. April 6, 1916: Dixie Boys Win. The decision in the debate on Saturday night at Reno, NV, between the B.Y.U debating team Le Roy Hafen … [Read more...]

This week in history March 29-April 4

March 31, 1906: A heavy flood came down the Rio virgin a few days since and washed out the Bunkerville and Mesquite Dams, but a force of men and teams are repairing them and there will soon be water available again. March 31, 1906: E Bunker Jr Has … [Read more...]