September 24, 2022


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Echoes Of The Previous 9-23-22

Echoes of the Previous is a set of historic articles curated from The Virginian Assessment and different publications archived since 1914. It’s possible you’ll be uncovered to content material that you simply discover offensive or objectionable. For historic functions and accuracy, articles are reprinted of their authentic, unedited kind, and don’t replicate the opinions and beliefs of the writer.

September 23, 1923

99 Years In the past

Make Large Liquor Haul In St. Louis

The contents of 893 barrels of whiskey which had been saved within the bonded warehouse of the Jack Daniel Distillery right here have been spirited away by the substitution of water after the contents had been gauged by a income agent, it has been discovered on the workplaces of Arnold J. Hellmich, collector of inside income. Every barrel contained 42 gallons, and it was estimated that on the drugstore value of $6 a pint the stolen whisky had a retail worth of $1,800,288.

September 23, 1937

85 Years In the past

Conference Of First Support Males Opens Tonight

A number of hundred out-of-town guests will arrive in Covington late at this time and early tomorrow to take part within the third annual conference of the Virginia Affiliation of Rescue Squads. Conference headquarters might be on the Collins Lodge. The conference will begin off with a board assembly to be held on the Collins Lodge at 8 o’clock this night. The enterprise session might be held on the Westvaco Clubhouse tomorrow morning.

September 23, 1962

60 Years In the past

Watson Band Thanks Public

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Jack White, president of the Elementary Band Booster Membership of Watson Faculty, at this time expressed thanks on behalf of the membership for the response given them by the group of their fundraising exercise Saturday. He mentioned, “We’re elated with the fantastic response given us by the group and hope that we’ll be supported sooner or later as we now have been up to now. Once more, we are saying, “Thanks’.”

September 23, 1987

35 Years In the past

Clifton Forge Official Denies Canine Drownings

Opposite to rumor, a litter of puppies was not drowned by the Clifton Forge Animal Shelter. Based on Metropolis Supervisor George Ferrell a German Shepard bitch, picked up September 12, close to Cliftondale Park, was in truthful to poor situation when it was taken to the pound. On September 14 the canine gave beginning to a litter of untimely puppies. Among the animals have been stillborn whereas others died shortly after beginning. Whereas the puppies have been with their mom within the pen, the surviving puppies both by chance crawled right into a four-inch drain pipe or have been positioned there by their mom.

September 23, 2012

10 Years In the past

Carfest 2012 Raises Funds For American Coronary heart Affiliation

Carfest 2012 held at Cucci’s in Covington Saturday attracted 106 entries. Proceeds from the present, totaling $654.21, have been donated to the Alleghany Unit of the American Coronary heart Affiliation. The cash was donated on behalf of Deanna Corridor, Queen for a trigger.