50 years (1964)
D.C. Lang, owner of Lang Farm Equipment, has purchased a three-acre tracts two miles below Marietta along Ohio 7 and plants to construct a business building there.
100 years (1914)
Sheriff Huscroft, County Detective Edward Lucas and a party of deputies were roughly handled this morning in a clash at Bradley, 18 miles west of here, with about 200 members of the I.W.W. Sheriff Huscroft was hit over the head with a club and knocked down. Lucas was knocked down with a brick and a number of the deputies were slightly injured.
Lillie Flowers, a rather pretty girl of eighteen years, was arraigned before Mayor Okey this morning on a charge of intoxication. She declared that she never drank before but prevailed upon to drink some beer at a house where she worked on South Fourth street.
Compiled by Kelsie Rinard, an intern at The Marietta Times.