100 Years Ago

Thursday, May 10, 1917 Arm and farm – Roosevelt lough deep while slugards sleep – Franklin He who by the plough would thrive must either hold the plough or drive others to hold the plough...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, May 3, 1917 The country breathed a sigh of relief when the news was received here by telegram from the faithful Adam Littlepage, that Congress had supported the president by an overwhelming majority...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, April 26, 1917 We were reading a fool story in one of the current periodicals the other day when an expression was found in the text that represented something we had been groping for,...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, April 19, 1917 On last Thursday the report reached here that a German flag had been raised in the Swiss and German colony of Helvetia between Mingo and Pickens, and of a consequence there...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, April 5, 1917 The private citizen must trust in his government. He has not the knowledge to decide the propositions presented by the international questions. These must be decided by the President and the...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, March 29, 1917 Treason is a crime for those who owe allegiance to the United States who levy war against them, or adhere to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort. The punishment for...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, March 22, 1917 Dr. William Neil, of the Kelley Hospital, Baltimore, was called to Marlinton last week by B. M. Yeager to administer the Radium Treatment to Mrs. Yeager. He gave her eighteen hours...