25 years ago
David Kucik, graduate of Marietta High School, Marietta College, and the U.S. Naval Academy, has been named interim head coach of rowing at Cornell University for the 1988-89 academic year.
50 years ago
Offices of the Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce will be moved to the ground floor of the Masonic Temple building on Front Street. The Chamber had been housed for many years in the city's building at Front and Butler streets, but was outbid when the property was sold.
100 years ago
The Fenton Art Glass Company of Williamstown wants 50 boys for work. Those interested should apply at factory for good wages and a chance to learn a good trade.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.