Leader Heraldhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/category.detail/nav/5128/Our Old Timesen-usWed, 28 Sep 2016 07:42:30 EDTWed, 28 Sep 2016 07:42:30 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssOdd but interesting local news from the pasthttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/607226.htmlWhile gathering material for these articles, sometimes other shorter, but still interesting, stories appear. This is a collection of such odd bits.Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTMoody elephant Alice paid visit to cemeteryhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/605955.htmlWe continue our August elephant tales, but no political bias is implied. Many of us know the legend of the elephant graveyard where aged elephants go to die, the location of which all elephants supposedly keep a deep secret.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe legend of Romeo, Juliet and the Cayadutta Bridgehttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/605283.htmlIn 1975, Johnstown's Catherine Rowles published a collection of local history essays titled, "From Tomahawks To Hatpins." It sold well, and copies often appear in area used bookstores.Tue, 9 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSacandaga Park Rustic Theater lost out to newer trendshttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/604569.htmlApparently, "Guys and Dolls" was too hot a show for the the old, wooden Sacandaga Park Rustic Theater, for shortly after the popular musical's July 20, 1955, matinee concluded, ticket office employees saw smoke coming from behind the stage.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTExploring the origin of Tribes Hill's namehttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/603876.htmlDuring the mid-1950s, multi-lane highways were built everywhere, bypassing valley towns and villages people formerly had to drive through slowly.Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT