100 years ago
A benefit baseball game will be held for Mrs. Fay Hanley, widow of the late pitcher Tom Hanley, who died at Marlin Springs, Texas, where he was training with the New York Giants. The game will possibly be played in Marietta by the New York Nationals on Aug. 3.
The owners for Florentine Restaurant on Second Street hosted a banquet for the Marietta police force and newspaper reporters.
Compiled by Amanda Nicholson, Marietta College Special Collections.