25 years ago
The Linde division of Union Carbide dedicated an $11 million air separation plant in Marietta. The facility will soon produce 300 tons of nitrogen, oxygen, and argon daily.
50 years ago
The Marietta City Planning Commission met and approved plans for the proposed $45,000 Burger Boy Food-o-Rama restaurant on Seventh Street.
100 years ago
A parade of 200 veterans under the command of Comrade J. C. Goldsmith, and headed by the Marietta Band, marked the closing of the Washington County Veterans Association meeting. In session here for two days, the meeting was largely attended.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.