December 4, 2013 | Volume 100 / Number 49

Turning 100: A Century Of Memories

It's hard to imagine life as it was 100 years ago. The main mode of transportation was still the horse. Running water and electricity in homes was rarely heard of and only a luxury the rich seemed to enjoy. But 100 years ago three residents in the area were just starting out in life.

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Bernice Herman

Exactly a century ago today Bernice Nybakken Herman and Stella Hallett were being welcomed into the world, they were born only a few hours apart. Another local resident, Walter Romo, was just turning 2 years old. His birthday took place on Nov. 26.

After a century of living, Herman was able to recall much of...

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