Remember When for March 25, 2014
70 years ago
According to A. Rokitta, the Polly Anne bakery would reopen under the management of George Nugent, of Sparks.
Nugent came to Portola with a reputation of being an outstanding baker and Rokitta said Nugent would bring additional machinery used in first-class bakeries.
45 years ago
A single-engine, L2 Taylor craft plane reportedly stolen from Southern California has been recovered from Beckworth Airport.
Local sheriff’s officers reported Claude Lundy was convicted of the theft by a Southern California court recently. The plane was registered to an El Centro pilot and was stolen in Imperial County.