Dayshift switchboard operator Gloria J. Baumgardner Perkins, taken in the 1960s. She's working an old plugin switchboard. Perkins worked for The Herald-Dispatch from around 1964 through Dec. 31, 1991, when she retired.
Gallery: The Herald-Dispatch in the 1960s
Jan. 12, 2009 @ 11:32 AM
On Sunday, Jan. 17, 1909, the first edition of The Herald-Dispatch hit the streets in Huntington, and we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of that event in 2009.