100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 13, 1916 Quite an animated marriage scene was in evidence at Inframonte Cottage, Wednesday, 5th of January, 1916, at 7 p.m. when Henry H. Saddler and Miss Grace Alice Syms were joined in...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 25, 1915 About fifteen thousand pounds of turkeys were shipped from Marlinton to the Thanksgiving markets. This is probably a fifth of the output of the county, worth in the neighborhood of fifteen...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 20, 1915 Boys should be taught to speak the truth, to ride a horse, and to shoot a gun. What do the mountain men think of a law such as was passed by...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, August 5, 1915 Another chapter in the troubles of the Currys of Cass was taken up and ended at this court in that Mrs. Lillian Curry was tried upon an indictment for setting fire...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 13, 1916 Circuit court and the school election made things lively in Marlinton last week. Edray district decided by an overwhelming vote to take a small portion of its wealth and build a...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 25, 1916   An effort is being made by Congressman Littlepage to have a mail route established from Cass to Durbin, Pocahontas county. The proposed route would be 16 miles long. - - - Whether times...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 28, 1916 On Saturday, the 16th, a gentle breeze was blowing from the north, and a great cloud of butterflies went blowing by headed for the south. They were innumerable and were of...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 29, 1916 The man, Dobbin, who was hurt by a log rolling over him at Buckeye last Tuesday, died Saturday night. He was about 30 years old, and leaves a wife and two...