Observations from the archives, 1963: Three Havens’ village petition denied
By Rachel Barduson
Echo Press Columnist
1913, 100 years ago: Oppel and Company have this week installed in their repair shop a large machine for polishing the shoes repaired. The polishing machine is attached to the sewing machine. It is run by electric motor. The firm has also installed electric lights in the basement where a large part of their stock is kept.
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