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100 Years Ago

Thursday, May 31, 1917 Robert Coberly, a brakeman on the Greenbrier and Cheat Mountain Railroad, had his leg cut off by falling under his train on Cheat Mountain Tuesday night. He was brought to Cass....

100 Years Ago

Thursday, December 20, 1917 COLDEST EVER KNOWN HERE Two horses standing close for warmth froze together and the owner is training them to keep step. It was so cold that it froze the edge off of a...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 21, 1915 The fox hunters association was formed at Charleston the other day. The objects are many, one of them being to obtain legislation for the protection of the red fox and to purchase...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 7, 1914 Thursday was flood day. The river and creek got out of the banks but did but little damage. School was closed for the day. A wreck at Anthony caused trains 142...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, September 27, 1918 There is going to be an election in November, but you would never know it if you depended upon the talk in the neighborhood. It is only a little over a...

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Thursday, March 30, 1916 Jared Hiner is the proud owner of a hen which must be a descendant of the one which laid the “golden egg.” He exhibited an egg in the store last week,...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 21, 1916 The great change is coming over the forest. The leaves are beginning to turn. You can look at it as a pouring back of the sunshine garnered in the summertime or...

100- Years-Ago

Thursday, September 3, 1914   The ladies of the M. E. Church south realized nearly a hundred dollars at their dinner at Minnehaha Springs last Saturday. So rainy was the day that meals were served in the...