50 years ago
A 15-foot-tall snow man was built in the yard of the John Arnold home on Lancaster Street. Robert Wagner and eight of the 11 Arnold children created the giant snow figure.
100 years ago
Contractor George I. Foreman is at the site on which the Pattin Bros. Company's new plant will be built, east of Marietta. Ground is being laid off for the foundations of the buildings, some of which may be completed by spring.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.