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Updated: September 17, 2018 @ 7:49 pm
From Kitchell Park to the National Greenhouse Co, see some amazing photos from Pana's past.
1980: Darren Tesseo and scoutmaster Duane Barnard study book at the Rhodes-France Scout Reservation near Pana.
1978: The mass start of the Rose City Classic race led off Pana's Labor Day parade.
1977: Pana Senior Citizens keep their building in top condition.
1977: The first Wednesday of each month means potluck and that means each member brings his favorite concoction, sometimes in his favorite dish.
1972: Members of the congregation of the First United Methodist Church in Pana held their last worship service in the old church building Sunday.
1991: Worshippers bring their lawn chairs and pray while seated around the outdoor shrine.
1975: Three Pana youths found the lagoon in Pana's Kitchell Park ready for ice skating this week following several days of below freezing temperatures. Skating on the frozen pond were Pete Kretzer, Eric Wieneke and Bruce Hrabac.
1975: A cannon and reflective pool caught the fancy of two Pana youngsters on the way home from Lincoln School this week. Phil Wilson, 6, and his brother Mike, 9, examined the World War I cannon and passed by the white-arched pool in Kitchell Park.
1980: A canopy was added over the entrance and parking lot has been completed since this photo was taken of Kitchell Park apartments.
1986: Fourty-four mallard ducks and three geese winter over in Ktichell Park under the care of Bud Cloe.
1969: The bridge is there, now if there were just some water to put under it ... Soon work at Ktichell Park in Pana will be completed, and the clods of earth will be replaced by a rippling lake.
1992: Kitchell Park in Pana.
1910: William Jennings Bryan, the 41st United States Secretary of State, seated third from left, is shown at the Pana chautauqua.
1991: From left, Nina Blackburn, Ruth Vail, Flossie Blackwell, Lorene Schafer and Dee Davis, members of the Five Star Club, are shown.
1991: August Kronshagen stands at the ice cream counter of his store, George's Candy Shop.
1991: Avgary Kehias stands behind the candy counter at George's Candy Shop in Pana. It opened in 1914.
1976: Hawthorne Lodge nursing home is shown.
1986: Carl Engle tends to plants in a Pana greenhouse.
1986: Carl Engle walks through a Pana greenhouse.
1986: Doris Logsdon bundles roses in Pana.
1975: Lester Stephens and Leon Huttes check redwood molding machined in the shop at National Greenhouse Co.
1985: David Chamberlain, Christian County Sheriff's Department reserve officer, practices at the new Pana firearms range.
Warren "Mike" Cothern selects the sayings that will appear on the sign outside the Reeder Air Conditioning and Heating store in Pana.
1980: Steve Genders of Newton takes aim at the Rhodes-France Scout Reservation near Pana.
1980: Scouts load up for canoe outing at the Rhodes-France Scout Reservation near Pana.
If towns, like people, can hit a run of bad luck, Pana has certainly had to suffer more than its fair share.
PANA — Pana Mayor Donald Kroski got a phone call from a Walmart representative Wednesday mor…
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