Throwback Thursdays: Each week

Throwback Thursday: March 17, 2016

The Langley Advance has been published since 1931. Check our editorial page each week for Throwback Thursdays, photos from the past.

Each week, Langley Advance readers are invited to submit a suggested caption – factual or funny – for this historic Langley picture above.

Click HERE to submit your entry for this week’s photo.

This week’s prize is a $10 coffee card.

Preference is given to Langley residents. Entrants must be 19 or older. The winner will be selected by a random draw of all entries.  The contest is not open to employees of the Langley Advance or Black Press.

Winner will be notified by email and must pick up the prize as offered at the Langley Advance office, 6375 202nd Street.

The Langley Advance reserves the right to reject entries deemed unsuitable, libelous or otherwise objectionable. Please keep entries suitable for a family newspaper.

Last week’s photo

PHOTO: The March 10 photo was community members helping at a local crash scene in 1958.

Thanks to Jane Mason for her suggestion: “And it truthfully gets great nitrous oxide emissions now.”.

She wins a $10 gift card.

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