January 19, 2012 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 8, 1962

’62 The McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co. has purchased a 1960 Pontiac ambulance at a cost of $4,500, about half the cost of the original selling price of $8,700. The old 1949 Cadillac ambulance now in use will be disposed of. More...

70 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 5, 1942

’42 In cooperation with the Victory Garden Program in Fulton County, Joseph Shelly, teacher of vocational agriculture in McConnellsburg, will conduct a class for both male and female adult gardeners of the area. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 16, 1992

’92 Chalmer Hann was named Needmore Fire Co.’s Fireman of the Year at the company’s 22nd annual banquet Saturday, January 11, at the firehall. Hann is a 10-year member of the fire company and serves as 2nd captain. More...

30 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 21, 1982

’82 More...

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 3, 1972

’72 Susan Martz of Hustontown is pictured in this issue presenting a check for $3,721 to Woodrow Strait, administrator of the Fulton County Medical Center, to be used as payment for a portable cardiograph unit. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files of February 7, 1952

’52 George Stenger returned home from the Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh last Saturday following his third skin graft operation for burns suffered two years ago. Mr. and Mrs. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 4, 1932

’32 Deaths: Mathias Brinton Shoop of Shade Gap; Nathan Truax Bishop of Hustontown; Mrs. Olive Virginia Carlin Wilson of near Burnt Cabins; Frances Elizabeth McGowan of Burnt Cabins. More...