Showing posts with label Local And National History. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Local And National History. Show all posts

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Time Machine: 1918, 1852, 2006, 1962.





October, 1918
Democratic Messenger



December, 1852
 The Cecil Whig (Elkton, Md.)



September, 2006



 
                                                                           The Daily Times (Salisbury)


August, 1962

                                                                            Baltimore Sun



1961  ..  


1969  ..  



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.











Sunday, March 22, 2020

Time Machine: 1885, 2004, 1943, 1955.




February, 1885
 The Baltimore Sun


April, 2004
Daily Times (Salisbury)


January, 1943
The News Journal (Wilmington)
Footnote: A new elementary school for grades one through three was constructed at 4th and Walnut Streets in the late 1940's.


ACROSS THE USA
August, 1955
The Edwardsville Intelligencer, (Illinois)





1958  ..  

Most radios were 'AM' and these were some of the popular singers of the day-
1975  ..  Big news stories-


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.










Sunday, March 15, 2020

Time Machine: 1942, 2004, 1969, 1919.


March, 1942
The Daily Mail(Hagerstown, Md.)
Second paragraph name correction. Should have read William G. Kerbin.

September, 2004

The News Journal (Wilmington)




Footnote: While the petition drive was successful a 2005 referendum resulted in the annexation effort being overturned. 


April, 1969

Evening Capital (Annapolis)
Footnote: The property encompassing the estate has been developed as the Glen Riddle new homes community in recent years.


July, 1919
 Democratic Messenger


                                                                  

1964  ..  The lights of Broadway are shining on "Hello Dolly," "Funny Girl," and "Fiddler On The Roof.".

1954  ..  NBC's "The Tonight Show" debuts on NBC with host Steve Allen.  



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.













Sunday, March 8, 2020

Time Machine: 1897, 1953, 2009, 1908.





October, 1897
Chicago Daily Tribune



June, 1953


Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) 



August, 2009


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Daily Times (Salisbury)



December, 1908
Baltimore Sun





1959  ..  

Salisbury Times

1982  ..  Odyssey II Video Game


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.









Sunday, March 1, 2020

Time Machine: 1921, 1935, 1990, 1992.


September, 1921

Worcester Democrat

October, 1935
The Tipton Daily Tribune (Tipton, Ind.)


December, 1990

Baltimore Sun

July, 1992














Daily Times (Salisbury)

See short WBOC video feature on Queponco Station. 
http://www.wboc.com/clip/15009183/proud-to-serve-queponco-railway-station 



1963  ..  It's a new kind of telephone called a Touch-Tone.

1977  ..  



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.