100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 9, 1915 NEW YORK CITY Editor, Pocahontas Times: Last week Mrs. Yeager and I spent four days in this great city. It was a revelation and an education worth anyone’s while. New York City is a world within itself. Every nationality and every class, from the highest to the lowest, from the richest to the poorest, is there. Every inch More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 2, 1915 George S. Taylor, who was here last week from Mansfield, Ohio, told us he had seen no town this side of the Ohio river in which there was as much going on as in Marlinton. The mills More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 26, 1915 The hay crop is variously estimated to be from two to three times as great as it was last year. The scarcity of feed was a very serious matter last winter and caused the farmers More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 19, 1915   Dr. Mary Randolph Fleming, of Baltimore, made a short visit to relatives and friends here the latter part of last week, leaving here Monday morning for a short stay in Highland county. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 12, 1915 Sheriff Cochran conducted Curry, Kitchen, Dilley and Rider back to the pen last week where these companions in adversity will receive instruction in useful trades under the tutelage of More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 5, 1915 Another chapter in the troubles of the Currys of Cass was taken up and ended at this court in that Mrs. Lillian Curry was tried upon an indictment for setting fire to the store that was More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 29, 1915 Russell P. Wyant was over on the Creek last Saturday calling at Squire Penfield’s. Russell don’t get no smaller as time passes on, and the last time we seen him weighed, he tipped the More...