25 years ago
Salvation Army kettles in the area are expected to bring in around $15,000. This is the opposite of nationwide trends, which show a decrease in donations.
Creighton Sports Center of Matamoras has souvenir shirts of the Capitol Christmas Tree. There are two versions of the shirt.
100 years ago
The Hippodrome will host a vaudeville show next week featuring "Onri Troupe of Comedy Acrobats."
W.C. Lee was arrested at the B. & O. depot for bootlegging. He was arrested in August for gambling.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.