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Paul McDonald

History Matters: British musician Ray Noble performed in Baltimore 75 years ago

100 Years Ago

Phone passion

"Miss Agnes Howard Kemp is visiting friends in Washington.

Rev. T.F. Hennessy of Kentucky, is visiting relatives in Howard County.

Mr. Irving Brown of Baltimore spent Sunday with Miss Leila Stall of Hood's Mill."

I wonder if a Brown-Stall romance was brewing in Hood's Mill a century ago, back when dating would have been much different. The biggest difference dating now compared to then is that young people today on a date have an additional temptation; that urgent, gnawing need to, about every 30 seconds, check their iPhones.

75 Years Ago