• Active preparations were being made for holding the Spalding County Fair.
From the annals of 1937
• Americans in Shanghai fled from a Japanese air raid.
From the annals of 1962
• Jimmy Bentley, comptroller general candidate, was to campaign in Griffin.
From the annals of 2007
• Griffin Tech hosted a Women’s Heart and Stroke Conference.
• Downtown Griffin was classified as a historic district.
• Griffin beat Newnan 10-7 in a football scrimmage.