Fifty-Years-Ago

Cast members in the 1965 Marlinton High School Junior Play, The Barretts of Wimpole Street. Front row - l to r: Martha Davison, Judy Baxter, Harriet Johnson, Virginia Miller, Jimmy Dilley, Nancy Diller, Dale Hollandsworth. Back row - l to r: Albert Wade, David Sparks, John Dean, Joe Sharp, Raymond Pryor, Larry Davis, Mike McMann, Bob McComb, Rick Griffin, Dolan Irvine. Costumes for the play were from the McClintic family. Photos courtesy of the McClintic collection

Cast members in the 1965 Marlinton High School Junior Play, The Barretts of Wimpole Street. Front row – l to r: Martha Davison, Judy Baxter, Harriet Johnson, Virginia Miller, Jimmy Dilley, Nancy Diller, Dale Hollandsworth. Back row – l to r: Albert Wade, David Sparks, John Dean, Joe Sharp, Raymond Pryor, Larry Davis, Mike McMann, Bob McComb, More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 15, 1965 Charles McElwee, a Charleston attorney, was named last week by Governor Hulett Smith to guide the campaign of education and information concerning the constitutional convention to be voted More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 8, 1965 Mrs. Denny Callison, of Beard, suffered burns Monday when her apron caught fire from an outdoor fire at her home. She is in the Pocahontas Memorial Hospital. Claude Carpenter was injured More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 1, 1965 M.H.S. Mr. Brill, his stage manager Joe Smith, and the stage crew, have finished building the stage and are now painting and putting the finishing touches on it for the Junior Play, The Barretts More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 25, 1965 Spring sneaked in Saturday with snow and cold wind, and Sunday morning the temperature dropped to 7 here in town with some reports of below zero. March came in like a lamb so it is supposed More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 18, 1965 Leonard Loudermilk is home after completing his service with the U. S. Air Force; part of his service was in Turkey. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. M. R. Loudermilk, of Marlinton, Mrs. Edward More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 11, 1965 Brown Miller, of the Hill Country, was in last week to show us some apples. They were yellow or white sweet apples, with a pink side. The peculiar thing is that this same tree had been bearing More...

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