50 years ago
A bonfire and pep rally will open Homecoming festivities, as Marietta High School prepares for a game against Cambridge. Students will also march through downtown Marietta in a snake dance. Candidates for queen are Barbara McKenna, Jessica Miller, Beth Wigton, and Joanne Cochran.
100 years ago
A fine salt sand well in which Marietta men have interest was completed on the James Martin farm.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.