October was a festive season 20 years ago, in the spring of 1998.
Show season was still in full swing, with photos from the Franklin Harbour Show splashed across the pages of the Tribune.
Corey ‘Boris’ Enright was still playing in the Eastern Eyre Football League, picking up the Best Player Under 21 medal.
The electorate of Grey voted in the 1998 federal election.
One Nation burst onto the scene, claiming nearly 13% of the vote, while major party votes swung to Labor.
However it was once again the Liberals who took the seat, and Barry Wakelin reclaimed his position.