50 years ago
Plans are being made to organize a Youth Center in Lower Salem. Students in the Salem-Liberty School District will be eligible to participate in dancing, games, and refreshments on Friday evenings.
100 years ago
Jacob Spindler, agent for the Abbot Motor Car company, just received a model Belle Isle six-cylinder, seven passenger touring car, which is attracting much attention from admirers of fine cars. It is the first of this model to be seen in Marietta.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.