50 years ago
Joe Schramm, Steve Roys, and Greg Brunton are rehearsing for their roles in the Marietta High School production of "Thieves' Carnival." The play will be enacted "in the round" at the Washington School auditorium.
100 years ago
A spark from a passing train set fire to the barn of James Blue, located opposite the station at Constitution, and the structure was burned to the ground. Horses and a buggy were gotten out of the burning building, but a large amount of hay and grain was destroyed.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.