For more than 50 years, The Tennessee Magazine has been the official publication of our electric cooperatives, keeping member-owners informed about their co-ops, showcasing the wonders of electric service and highlighting the special events around the state.
Back in August 1966, readers relived the Washington Youth Tour through Cathy McConnell’s account, found recipes for their next cookout, got tips on removing stains from their children’s clothing and learned how Southern Bell could make farming easier.
While our fashions, appliances and recipes have significantly changed since 1958, our mission to entertain, educate and inform our readers has not. Here’s a glimpse of what members 50 years ago saw in The Tennessee Magazine. View the entire August 1966 edition online at www.tnmagazine.org.