Today in history
Jul 2, 2014 at 7:30 AM
50 years ago, 1964: The New Mexico congressional delegation was advised by the Bureau of Indian Affairs that a $13,175 program was to be conducted at Groves Archery Corp. in Albuquerque. Thirteen Indians would be taught how to make bows and arrows in an on-the-job training program.
25 years ago, 1989: Actors Thomas Brown and Winona Ryder were seen leaving Clyde High School during a rehearsal for the movie "Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael," which was being filmed in part on location in Clyde. Ryder starred as Dinky Brossard.
10 years ago, 2004: A part-time Show Low, Ariz., firefighter looking for work was charged with using matches to set dry grass aflame, starting a blaze that turned into the worst wildfire in Arizona history.