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

Sunday, June 9, 2019

TIME MACHINE: 1990, 1849, 1950's, 1938, 1878.





January, 1990


  Daily Times (Salisbury)



October, 1849



Baltimore Sun
Footnote: Sandy Hill was Stockton's former name. 


February, 1998 (re 1950's)





Somerset Herald


August, 1938





September, 1938


Worcester Democrat article and ads.


December, 1878


The News Journal (Wilmington)





1957..  The Pocomoke City Lions Club makes improvements to a fresh water pond created by gravel excavation for the new Route 13 overpass and opens "Merrill's Beach" just north of town. (After several years of increasing popularity, issues with water safety standards forced its closing.) 

1967..  "The Fugitive" staring David Jannsen as Dr. Richard Kimble is one of the year's popular TV series. 


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, June 2, 2019

TIME MACHINE: 1937, 1918, 1893, 2009.


March/April, 1937



    Worcester Democrat


April, 1918
 Democratic Messenger


July, 1893

The Aegis & Intelligencer (Bel Air, Md.)



January, 2009



 

 Daily Times (Salisbury)



1965..  Pocomoke City is celebrating its Centennial with five days of activities marking the occasion.

1974..  It's hyped as "Rumble In The Jungle" and Muhammad Ali regains his World Championship defeating George Foreman with an eighth round knockout.


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, May 26, 2019

TIME MACHINE: 2000, 1911, 1938, 1977.



June, 2000







 
 Daily Times (Salisbury)

February, 1911

Baltimore Sun


April, 1938


 Star Democrat (Easton)


February, 1977

Marylander & Herald



1963.. Mellow sounds on the Top 40 music charts are Paul & Paula's "Hey Paula" and Ruby & The Romantics "Our Day Will Come." 

1976.. There's a new home computer brand on the market. Its name is Apple.

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.