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To help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the incorporation of Brookings, the Curry Coastal Pilot is publishing excerpts from the book andquot;Then Till Now, A Social History of the Brookings-Harbor Community.andquot;

The book was first published by the Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor in 1979. Now out of print, the book is being updated and republished later this year. To reserve a copy, send your name and address to the Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor, PO Box 357, Brookings, OR 97415.