100 years ago
Three shows will be played July 4 at the Hippodrome, most notably "A Dixie Mother," a thrilling war drama.
The body of Lawrence Bradley, of Williamstown, was recovered from the Ohio River a half hour after he drowned. Bradley, his brother and a friend were wading on the Williamstown side of the Ohio River when Bradley and his brother stepped in a hole and couldn't keep afloat. Bradley's brother was saved.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.