A scandal in 1933 marred the Miss America pageant. Miss New York City retired and said several girls had never seen the states they represented. Here, Marion Bergeron, 16, Miss America 1933, of Connecticut, appears at a pageant in Atlantic City.
I want me one of these! "The Garden Igloo is the revolutionary new personal space that can fit into any lifestyle. Stick it on your city rooftop to create a meditation space, update your garden's greenhouse, or simply enhance your yard with this miniature room crafted from recyclable materials"
2415 N River Rd, Marion, IN 46952 WOW! Here is your chance to own a piece of Grant County history, "The Nathan Way Frazier Home". Construction of this Greek Revival Style home stated in 1840 and was completed in 1873. Nathan Frazier owned 340 acres around this property and later sold it to Phillip Matter who contributed the land to the city of Marion that Matter Park currently sits on. Many updates have been done over the years.
Natural gas wells around the city of Marion was taken in 1907. The wagon in the lower left corner is a nitroglycerin wagon which was used to "shoot the well." Historic photo/Marion Public Library Museum.