100 Years Ago

Thursday, December 7, 1916 The New York World immediately after the election called for a change in the manner of electing a President, and declared that the antiquated method of the electoral college was a danger to the country. Lately when The World starts anything, it is well to look a little out, for it is very apt to come to pass. In order to More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 2 days ago
By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 7, 1916 The New York World immediately after the election called for a change in the manner of electing a President, and declared that the antiquated method of the electoral college was a danger More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

100 Years Ago

Thursday, December 1, 1916 GREENBANK The election passed off quietly; no trouble anywhere only somebody got beat but no one got a black eye. The Presbyterian ladies realized a nice sum from their dinner and supper More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

100 Years Ago

Thursday,November 23, 1916 About fifty persons were present at the annual banquet of the Allegheny Club House at Minnehaha Springs Tuesday night, and a most enjoyable evening was spent. Music was given by Anderson’s More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Thursday, November 17th, 2016

100 Years Ago

Thursday,November 16, 1916 The Scriptures tell us that the wise men came from the east. We think this may be true but they settled in the west. We have just passed through the most terrific experience in politics. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 9, 1916 He came to the postoffice window and looked in. Then seeing the postmaster he cast a stealthy glance around the lobby to see if there was anyone else in hearing distance. He was a man More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 2, 1916 A new ten cent piece has been coined by the government. On one side is the head of Liberty and on the other a bundle of rods in the center and a battle axe. – – – Born More...