Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday,June 18, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp 1964 World’s Fair -New York CityIt was a big trip with lots of looking crowded into four full days, but we saw some of about...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 11, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Pocahontas BelleMrs. Rachel Woodell has been selected to represent Pocahontas County at the State Folk Festival in Glenville. Her home is in Green Bank,...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, June 4, 1964Are you a bird watcher?If you are, you will have ample opportunity during the third week in June. Pocahontas County will be host to the Brooks Bird Club’s annual ecological study.Over one-hundred...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 28, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Fatal AccidentMcKinley Spangler, 63, of Ronceverte, was killed by a runaway truck at Durbin on Wednesday, May 20, 1964. He was employed by the J. B....

Fifty Years Ago

May 21, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Pocahontas Wool Tops SaleThe Pocahontas County Wool Pool, selling as a regional lot, topped the state sale held last Tuesday in Clarksburg. The Pocahontas wool, 60,000 pounds...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 14, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp Centennial Bear is DeadLucky, the Centennial Bear, is dead. Recently placed in a cage with two adult bears, Lucky seemed to be getting along well...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 7, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpWatoga Lake, at Watoga State Park, was originally named Lake Monongoseneka. The name was changed to Watoga Lake because no one could spell, or...

Fifty- Years-Ago

Thursday, April 30, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpW. B. Cassell, on Back Mountain, was driving fence posts last week and was having a time getting them even. Finally he decided the...

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