100 years ago
Members of the Marietta police force are expected to get a $10 increase in salary. Lieutenants will get an increase of $15, and the chief an increase of $5.
A petition was signed by 16 property owners asking the city council to narrow Fourth Street near Putnam Place to 40 feet. The matter is now open for public discussion.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.