Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 27, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpThey tell me the snow is high on a man’s chest back on the mountains and Murrill Colburn was in the office Monday remarking that Sunday...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 20, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpAmong the many birds which come to be fed at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Edward McElwee on Hamilton Hill in Marlinton is a...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday,February 13, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpSnowMondays seem to be snow days this year. Monday a steady fine snow started falling - and it kept on. Seventeen to 24 inches of snow...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 6, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpAt the sale of about 3,000 MBF of timber on Williams River by the Forest Service Monday, a record was set when the biddings went to...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 30, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpThe rains and warm weather swelled the rivers and creeks and took the ice out for the third time last Saturday.Boys and Girls in ServicePrivate Harry...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 23, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpDAMIn a telephone conversation with the Department of Natural Resources Tuesday we learned from Dr. Lane and J. D. Brackenrich, engineer, that the preliminary engineering work...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 16, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpThe home of Tony Ricottilli at Buckeye was destroyed by fire early Wednesday morning.Rain and a lessening of winter’s grip took the ice out of the...

Thursday, January 9, 1964From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price SharpBEARIt seems we missed a lot of bear killing in November.Howard Mullens tackled a 250 pound male bear on Red Lick Mountain with a .22 that...

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