Country Goes Back in Time
75 Years Ago
October 1, 2020
Herald of Oct. 4, 1945
The rainfall for September amounted to 6.45 inches, according to measurements taken at the local cannery.
Michael Darl Imler, aged 20, was killed and his brother, William Irvin Imler, aged 16, was seriously injured, last Friday forenoon when a charge of dynamite prematurely exploded at the Rodman plant of the New Enterprise Stone and LIve company below Roaring Spring.
At several of the Martinsburg churches on Sunday morning some worshippers arrived an hour too early for the service, apparently not being aware that the country had gone back to Standard time.