Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Worcester County Public School Calendar 2019-2020.

A change from this school year's schedule is eliminating built in make-up days during the winter and spring breaks and scheduling needed make-up days for inclement weather closings to the end of the school year calendar.

(Click address to view calendar.)


Sunday, March 3, 2019

TIME MACHINE: 1921, 2000, 1994, 1915.

October, 1921

Worcester Democrat

 Worcester Democrat

November, 2000

Painted by a German artist more than half a century ago, this is how Mount Ephriam appeared before being remodeled. The house dates to the late 1700s.                                   

Daily Times (Salisbury) 

March, 1994

The Somerset Herald

August, 1915

Baltimore Sun
Footnote:  Considering hotel ads from this era the writer's "$2 per" probably referenced the cost per day stay at a hotel, including meals. -tk


1967.. #1 records included "Something Stupid" (Nancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra), "Penny Lane (The Beatles).

1974.. Gasoline was averaging about 42 cents a gallon; the average annual income was $13,900.

The Time Machine is a weekly feature I've enjoyed researching and compiling on The Pocomoke Public Eye since 2011.  I have fond memories of growing up in Pocomoke City and welcome reader contributions we can share about things you've read, remember, or were told relating to our Pocomoke/Eastern shore area...a sentence, a paragraph, or more all fine. Just email it.