25 years ago:

ANDREWS - A 22-year-old man died while scuba-diving for lost golf balls in a pond at the Andrews County Golf Course over the weekend.

 

50 years ago:

SAIGON - Allied troops battled fiercely Sunday trying to repel waves of enemy soldiers who threatened to overrun several American and South Vietnamese military bases guarding the northwestern approaches to Saigon and the key provincial capital of Tay Ninh.

 

75 years ago:

MEXICO CITY - Gen. Rodrigo Quevedo Moreno, commander of this military zone, today ordered an oral publicity campaign for this year's selective service draft in order to reach persons unable to read.

 

100 years ago:

The happiest miser on earth - the man who saves up every friend he can make.