25 years ago
- Mayor Nancy Hollister has declared Oct. 21 Business and Professional Womens' Day.
- The Marietta College football team won its first game of the season in the homecoming game versus Otterbein.
100 years ago
- The first ceremonial session of Nemesis Temple, Ancient and Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic Shrine was held. The session was held at 10 a.m. in the Camden Theater.
- Madame Louise Homer will appear at the Camden Theater on Oct. 28. She is considered one of the most interesting singers in the country.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.