From the pages of History
CONGRESS DECLARES WAR:
Pictured is the Dec. 8, 1941, page front showing
Congress declaring war against Japan after the attack
on Pearl Harbor during World War II.
Pictured is the May 7, 1945, page front showing
the unconditional surrender of the German Army
ending World War II in Europe.
ATHERTON DRUG STORE EXPLOSION:
Pictured is the Friday, Nov. 1, 1963,
page front showing the aftermath of the
natural gas explosion at Atherton’s Drug
Store on Marietta Square. The explosion
happened on Halloween night killing
seven people and injuring 22.
MAN ON THE MOON:
Pictured is the July 21, 1969, page front
showing the moon landing.
REGENTS OK 4-YEAR STATUS FOR
KENNESAW JR. COLLEGE:
Pictured is the April 14, 1976, page front
showing Kennesaw Junior College being
elevated from a four-year institution by the
Georgia Board of Regents. The college is
now known as Kennesaw State University.