50 years ago
Marietta College students enjoyed one of the best "Spring Weekend" events in years. Festivities included the annual Greek Sing, a semi-formal dance with the 16-piece Count Basie Orchestra, and a rousing concert by the famous Brothers Four in Ban Johnson Field House.
100 years ago
Commencement exercises will be held at the Palace theater for the eight graduates of New Matamoras High School. The Rev. Peoples of the M.E. Church will deliver the address, and the New Matamoras Orchestra and quartet will furnish music.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.