50 years ago
About 200 members of the Marietta High School senior class attended the dance last night following commencement exercises. The committee in charge of arrangements included Gregory Brunton, Gail Porter, Christine Dewberry, and Jane Boye.
100 years ago
With but one vote cast against it, the "curfew ordinance" was passed by Marietta's city council. It will be unlawful for any child under 16 years of age to be on the streets between 8:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. unless accompanied by a parent, guardian, or proper adult.
Compiled by Linda Showalter, Marietta College Special Collections.