January 26, 2012 RSS feed / From Days Gone By

40 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 10, 1972

’72 Fulton County Republicans will gather on February 19 at the Mc- Connellsburg firehall to celebrate the annual Lincoln Day dinner, sponsored by the Fulton County Council of Republican Women and the Fulton County Republican Committee. More...

70 Years ago

From The Files Of February 12, 1942

’42 Deaths: Albert K. Nesbitt of Ayr Township; Maxwell H. Sheets of McConnellsburg; Moses Frank Starr of Three Springs; Mrs. James McElhaney of Greencastle. More...

80 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 11, 1932

’32 Deaths: Ulysses Grant Baker of near Knobsville; Charles J. Reese of Juniata; Mrs. Mary Jane Carbaugh of Ayr Township; Mrs. Isabel Hess Van- Cleve of Ocheydan, Iowa; Carl Marshall Layton. More...

20 Years Ago

From The Files Of January 23, 1992

’92 Mont R. Chamberlain, 35, was named McConnellsburg Fire Co.’s 1991 Fireman of the Year at the company’s 30th annual banquet January 18. More...

30 Years

From The Files Of January 28, 1982

’82 Miss Zoe Margaret Mason of Mc- Connellsburg will celebrate her 100th birthday February 4, and the staff of the Medical Center Extended Care Unit, where she is now a guest, is preparing a celebration for her as Fulton County’s oldest More...

50 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 15, 1962

’62 The cost of the new waterline installed in the borough and completed last year was $43,636.64, according to figures released by Borough Council last week. More...

60 Years Ago

From The Files Of February 14, 1952

’52 Mrs. Donald Martin of Mc- Connellsburg was admitted to Chambersburg Hospital on Monday evening, suffering from a partially collapsed left lung. Sgt. First Class Henry Wayne Bard and Lois Jean Truax were married January 15. More...