50 years ago
- Former Marietta resident Gretchen E. Otto has the starring role in "Delayed Journey," a film showing the experiences of patients from mental hospitals who attend a summer camp. A rehabilitation therapist at a state hospital in Baltimore, Miss Otto also portrays a young therapist in the film.
100 years ago
- The American Iron and Supply Company has opened one of the area's best oil well supply stores at 130-132 Second St. The building is covered with corrugated sheet steel, which will be penciled and painted in imitation brick. Under the able management of L. Goldish, the company carries all kinds of pipe and casing.