100 Years Ago

Thursday, November 12, 1914   Five o’clock Tuesday morning fire was discovered in the building of Abe Maneer, town of Thornwood, and soon spread to adjoining buildings, and destroyed five buildings before the flames could be checked. The buildings burned include those of Maneer, Kramer & Dudley, F. C. Arbogast, the Spicher building, now More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 5, 1914 Charles Drummond, a woodsman, whose home is at Weston, was seriously and probably fatally hurt at Durbin, Tuesday, by falling under the Western Maryland passenger train. The train was More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 29, 1914   JOB’S HEIR Allow me to contribute the following letter, which I received from a party from whom I was endeavoring to collect a bill. After writing him several letters, I received More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

100-Years-Old

Thursday, October 22, 1914 “We have naught but the kindliest feeling for President Wilson. We believe he is conscientious in what he is doing. We believe he is trying to do the right thing.” – Pocahontas More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 15, 1914 Kenny Weiford’s family, of Warwick, has been stricken with a scourge of typhoid fever. On September 5th, Kenny was stricken and on October 1st, his wife and oldest child, Guy, were stricken. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, October 10th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 8, 1914 Extensive preparations are being made at Buckeye by the Bartholomew Sawmill Company to manufacture the McClintic timber, owned by the American Column Company. The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 1, 1914   At 10:40 p.m. Friday night, September 25, 1914, there passed over Marlinton, a blazing meteor which lighted up the sky and which disappeared with a bursting sound, which caused the More...

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