On August 20, 1925, Gloria Swanson, who was in New Martinsville filming the movie Stage Struck, had dinner with Governor Howard Gore.
"Gore Guest of film Actress at Dinner and at Movie Show"
"Governor Gore Visits Gloria"
"Gorgeous Gloria Captivates City"
"Thousands Attend Gloria's Picnic"
"Gloria Expresses Gratitude; "The Pleasure is All Our" Says Kiwanis President"
On This Day in West Virginia History: August