Fifty-Years-Ago

THE POCAHONTAS TIMES, July 29, 1965 edition, contained the following news item: James Michael, who has been with the C. J. Casdorph Store here for 29 years, will leave the store this week and go to work for the First National Bank. Succeeding him as manager is Dorsey Moses. Above: Michael poses outside the store.Editor’s note: The C.J. Casdorph More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 22, 1965 Within the past few weeks quite a few purebred and registered prospective Angus Herd Sires have been sold to Angus cattlemen throughout the area. One of these purchasers was Brown Campbell, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 15, 1965 Charles R. VanReenen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert VanReenan, has been promoted to airman second class in the U. S. Air Force at Bunker Hill AFB, Indiana. Miss Janet Lou Kershner, of Droop, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 8, 1965   Lloyd Payne has a new tree tenant at his home in Hillsboro. A young fox squirrel moved in to try the maple bloom and stayed to feast on peanuts, corn, hickory nuts and the like provided More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 1, 1965 Escaped Convicts Two convicts, Delmar Clair Grett, 29, and Wayne Clyde Jenkins, 23, from the Medium Security Prison at Huttonsville escaped in Marlinton Sunday afternoon after they played More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 24, 1965 Vic Standa, of the U. S. Forest Service, Bartow Ranger Station, has an article in this month’s West Virginia Conservation magazine on the Gaudineer Scenic Area on Cheat above Durbin. Titled More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 17, 1965   W. E. Ware has moved his plumbing and repair shop to the Shrader building on Ninth Street, which he recently bought. Harold and Charles Bryant have purchased the Bledsoe Motor Company More...

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