50 years ago
Forty-eight Fort Frye High School seniors left by train for a trip to Washington, D.C., and New York City. They will visit national landmarks in the capital city and enjoy a performance of "Foxy," starring Bert Lahr, at the Broadway Theatre in New York.
100 years ago
Capt. Harry S. Dyar of Co. B, Ohio National Guard, will attend a meeting of the state armory board in Columbus. An armory may be built on the ice harbor lot in Marietta, now that the title to the land has been acted upon by the legislature.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.