50 years ago
Dr. Frank Duddy Jr., was installed as the 13th president of Marietta College during Founders Day ceremonies. Duddy is 46 years old and a graduate of DePauw and Harvard universities.
100 years ago
The jingle of sleigh bells are making music on the streets as area residents enjoy sleigh rides after the recent heavy snows. Young people are gathering on the west side of Marietta Island, where the skating is fairly good.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.