50 years ago
James McCall of Clarksburg, W.Va., is moving to this area where he will join the teaching staff of Wendell's Studios. He is a teacher of string instruments and accordion.
100 years ago
Mayor Okey of Marietta announced that the law against the practice of astrology, clairvoyancy, fortune-telling and palmistry will be rigidly enforced. The statute provides for a fine of $25 to $100 and jail time of not less than 30 days.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.