75 years agoWilliam S. Gordy Jr., comptroller, announced...


October 12, 1997|By Robert M. Pennington from the archives of the Ann Arrundell County Historical Society.

75 years ago

William S. Gordy Jr., comptroller, announced the quarterly distribution of funds for the public schools. Anne Arundel County will receive $384.47. -- The Sun, Oct. 3, 1922.

The Navy Athletic Association has placed its allotment of 10,000 tickets for the Navy-Penn State football game, to be played in Washington, on sale at $3 apiece, regardless of the seating sections. -- The Sun, Oct. 10, 1922.

Two thousand members of the Ku Klux Klan from Maryland and Delaware marched through Annapolis in full regalia behind a huge emblazoned cross. The face caps of the hoods were thrown back to comply with legal requirements. The march ended with an oyster roast at Burn Point. -- The Sun, Oct. 30, 1922.

Pub Date: 10/12/97

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