25 years ago
The Middleton Doll Co. of Coolville has the support of six of eight Belpre City Council members necessary to proceed with plans to consolidate its facilities in a new factory proposed for Washington Boulevard.
100 years ago
While standing on the B. & O. bridge watching the "Mamie Barrett" passing out of the Muskingum river on her maiden voyage, an aged lady of the West Side fainted and fell onto the footpath. Dr. Donaldson was near and rendered medical aid.
Arrangements have been completed for Marietta College's commencement. Various addresses will be held tomorrow (Sunday) through Tuesday. Commencement will be Wednesday. The Marietta community is invited to participate in all exercises.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.