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Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, June 1, 1967 Fred Trainer, at the French Creek Game Farm, has too many bears. He wants to trade some to another state or give them to a zoo. He needs a male otter. -...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 26, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   The pleasant Indian Summer brought forth some forsythia bushes into almost full bloom and a new crop of dandelions. But a change was bound to come...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 22, 1966 The H-P Store received considerable damage to its storefront Sunday night about 10:45 when it was hit by a car driven by David Michael Ferguson, of Elliston, Virginia, coming east on...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 12, 1965 Temperatures dropped to 20 Tuesday morning with a little snow flying Monday night. Sunday it was close to 80. Bear Farmers over Elk have been plagued by bear and last year at least...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 15, 1965 Charles R. VanReenen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert VanReenan, has been promoted to airman second class in the U. S. Air Force at Bunker Hill AFB, Indiana. Miss Janet Lou Kershner,...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 7, 1966 Graded School Tournament In the County Graded School Tournament held at Durbin, Marlinton won first place, Durbin second place, and Cass won Third place. The All-Tournament Team was as follows: Jack Varner, Green...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 30, 1965 Sunday morning temperatures went to 30 degrees but the fog prevented frost damage in most places. New Telescope On October 13, dedication ceremonies for the newest telescope at National Radio Astronomy Observatory at...

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, August 3, 1967 Killed in Action Specialist Four Louis D. Wilmoth, 21, of Frank, was killed Tuesday, July 25, 1967, in combat in Viet Nam... He was the only son of Claude and Radie Bennett...