50 years ago
"Return to Tara" will be the theme of the Marietta High School Junior Prom to be held in the Betsey Mills Club gymnasium. Candidates for prom queen are Nancy Wilson, Mary Miller, and Susan Householder. King candidates are Bob Stewart, Jim McKenna, and John Long.
100 years ago
A. T. Nye & Sons has opened a new store room for the retailing of stoves and ranges. Their new patented "Spitfire" gas range has attracted attention for its automatically lighted burner.