25 years ago
The fourth annual Historic Harmar Dance will be held at the Lafayette Hotel, with the New Southwind Band performing. The dance will benefit the restoration and promotion of Marietta's Harmar area.
50 years ago
According to Dr. Aileen L. MacKenzie, Health Commissioner, the combined three-in-one Sabin oral polio vaccine will be available at the city and county health department offices.
100 years ago
Seven-year-old Denver Spence lost a large part of his thumb and two fingers when he picked up a dynamite cap with a fuse attached that exploded. Spence was playing with a companion, Cecil Jenkins, behind the Harmar Congregational Church when the accident occurred.
Compiled by Linda Showalter Marietta College Special Collections.