Friday, July 26, 2019

Cowger files lawsuit.


Read about it this Sunday here at The Pocomoke Public Eye..

1935.. Upper Chincoteague Bay is frozen up with thick ice from near Ocean City to the Maryland/Virginia line.

1970.. Pocomoke has a new library.

2001.. An event packed weekend celebrates the 53rd Delmarva Chicken Festival with Pocomoke City the host.

1902.. Improvements are in progress to upgrade telephone service on the lower Eastern Shore.

Sunday, July 21, 2019

TIME MACHINE: 1899, 1973, 2002.

(The Weather Channel has ranked the Blizzard Of 1899 as the worst winter storm in U.S. history.) 

February, 1899

 Democratic Messenger

February, 1899

Peninsula Enterprise 

February, 1959

Salisbury Times

March, 1973

  Worcester County Messenger

January, 2002 

The News Journal (Wilmington)


1964.. The Beatles are making their first appearance on the Ed Sullivan TV show.

1980.. A 24-hour news channel, CNN, is launched on cable television.

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.