• Pocatello 1913
    Pocatello 1913
  • Pocatello 1892
    Pocatello 1892
  • PHS Rose Parade 1962-63
    PHS Rose Parade 1962-63
  • Telegraph operators in Pocatello, 1914
    Telegraph operators in Pocatello, 1914
  • Weston, Idaho brass band
    Weston, Idaho brass band
  • Main Street, Blackfoot, 1909
    Main Street, Blackfoot, 1909
  • 1910 Pocatello High School girls basketball team
    1910 Pocatello High School girls basketball team
  • Main Street in Malad, 1963
    Main Street in Malad, 1963
  • Milliner Store in Weston
    Milliner Store in Weston

The spit bowl is passé

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By Bill Ryan I had my twice yearly prophylaxis last week and felt much better afterward. Contrary to what that word might imply, this was a $150 visit to the dentist to have... READ MORE

Soda fountains were cool place

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By Bill Ryan It’s a shame that a generation or two has grown up without knowing the glories of a drug store soda fountain. This was brought to mind when friend Bob in... READ MORE

Original Arctic Circle

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  This photo is labeled “Original Don’s Arctic Circle,” but the location and date is not noted. Does anyone recognize this location? Was this is Pocatello?   READ MORE

Be careful what you say (and write)

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By Bill Ryan A big response came regarding Red Hill’s Alumni Point, which I wrote about in my last column. I said, “Tina Hall wondered about the source of the funeral home pillars... READ MORE

Year-end file cleanup report

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By Bill Ryan It’s time to clean out the file that contains responses from my faithful readers to what they’ve seen in this column. Pocatello bandmaster emeritus Joe Willes liked the column about... READ MORE