February 3, 2019
In celebration of The Daily Gazette's 125th anniversary, the newspaper will publish newsworthy
items from past editions and past decades.
On Feb. 3
1899: Union College plays its first basketball game.
1908: High winds blow a 7-year-old Cohoes girl off a footbridge over the Conduit Street canal, critically injuring her.
1940: Benny Goodman is the featured entertainer at the Schenectady Winter Sports Carnival's dinner dance.