December 22, 2011 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 19, 1991

’91   The calendar shows the winter solstice occurs Sunday, December  22, and the weatherman is calling for some cold winter temperatures coming this way.  A fire of undetermined origin Monday afternoon destroyed a vacant house a More...

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 11, 1962

’62   William L. McCulloh, 65-year-old garageman and implement dealer of Mercersburg and well known in this area, was killed on Saturday, January 6, in an auto accident on Route 11, five miles west of Carlisle. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 8, 1942

’42   Deaths: Irvin R. Brewer of Sylvan;  Mrs. Margaret Ann Gress of Mc-  Connellsburg; Mrs. Jessie L. (Deshong) Hess; Mrs. More...

MEMORY JOGGER

This week’s Memory Jogger, submitted by Ruth Reeder of McConnellsburg, was taken around 1940 and pictures her grandparents, Amy (Lodge) and Harvey H. Clevenger. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of December 24, 1981

’81   “We have been blessed by the services of this man,” said District  More...

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 6, 1972

’72   Denise Lynn Buterbaugh, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin  Buterbaugh of McConnellsburg, was born at 7:18 p.m. on the first day of 1972. More...

60 Years ago

From The Files Of January 10, 1952

’52   Births: a son to Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Black of Waterfall on January  4; a daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Mellott of Webster Mills on January 8; twin sons to Mr. and Mrs. William J. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 7, 1932

’32   Llewellyn Watkins of near New  Grenada lost one of his pair of matching black horses last week. More...

Help!

The News is running low on Memory Joggers! Readers are asked to submit interesting photos of people, places and things in Fulton County taken no later than 1980. More...