• Howe’s Great London Show was to be in Griffin Nov. 8
• A rally for Democratic presidential candidate Woodrow Wilson was held amid much enthusiasm.
From the annals of 1962
• Jimmy Pridgen earned his Eagle Scout badge.
• Decatur beat Griffin 22-7 in football. Robert Phillips scored for Griffin on an interception return.
From the annals of 2007
• Joe Torre was hired to manage the Los Angeles Dodgers.
• The Spalding High Drama Department placed third in one-act play competition.
• Spalding lost 21-14 to Mary Persons in overtime.