July 15, 2010 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

50 Years Ago From The Files Of July 28, 1960 60

’60 At a Chamber of Commerce meeting last Wednesday, James Culler, a member of the Industrial Development Committee, reported that the Bureau of Employment Security now has 35 men and 250 women seeking work and for parttime work. More...

70 Years Ago From The Files Of July 25, 1940

’40 Deaths: James Barnett of Taylor Township; Mrs. Flora Swope Mellott of Licking Creek Township; Mrs. Gilbert Rosenberry of Spring Run, Franklin County. More...

20 Years Ago From The Files Of July 12, 1990

’90 A Big Cove Tannery area man is lodged in the Bedford County Jail without bond in connection with the shooting death of his wife last More...

30 Years Ago From The Files Of July 10, 1980

’80 There were 429 deaths nationally, 14 of them in Pennsylvania and one in Fulton County over the Fourth of July holiday. More...

40 Years Ago From The Files Of July 23, 1970

’70 John Gracey of Waterfall, one of the consistent champions of the Fulton Pistol and Rifle Club, has won statewide recognition by qualifying for More...

60 Years Ago From The Files Of July 27, 1950 50

’50 Fourteen Fulton County young men will be sent to Pittsburgh on July 31 for physical examination prior to entering the Army in the first draft call since shortly after the close of World War II in 1945. The 14 will be examined by Dr. .H. More...

80 Years Ago From The Files Of July 24, 1930 30

’30 Deaths: Thomas A. Appleby of Mount Union; Mrs. J. Truax of Breezewood; Mrs. Dennis Hess of near Hustontown; Charles Howard Kendall of Altoona; M. Easton Stunkard of Six Mile Run; Joseph H. Hess of near Warfordsburg. More...