Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 27, 1964   We let last week pass without mentioning the cold spell. On August 15 the temperature reports varied from 32 in Green Bank District, 34 on Williams River, to 36 and 38 in Marlinton. Most places were protected by fog, but gardens were reported killed on Elk Worth special note are the two beds of lovely asters on the More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 20, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Golden Anniversary Mr. and Mrs. John Hively will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an Open House Sunday, September 6, 1964, at More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 13, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Snake On the 25th of July, Austin Sharp was going to the smokehouse on his farm near Frost accompanied by his dog. The dog started barking More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 6, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Wreck The Marlinton Emergency car was called to Kennison Mountain Monday night where a Point Express truck had gone over the hill. The driver More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 30, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Snakes Rev. W. E. Pierce killed a 45-inch rattlesnake last week on the road from the office at Seneca State Forest to the lake. The snake was More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 23, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp The National Science Camp closed last weekend with reports of a well managed camp. This week the 4-Hers are camping there. The engineers have been More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 16, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Mrs. W. H. Barlow and Helen Barlow are building a home on Tenth Avenue next to the Yeager house recently purchased by Russell Barlow. Sergeant More...