In celebration of The Daily Gazette's 125th anniversary, the newspaper will publish newsworthy items from past editions and past decades.
On August 19
1912: Saratoga Springs' weeklong, open-air pageant of history begins at Congress Park.
1952: Workers at Mohawk Carpet Mills in Amsterdam claim "complete victory" as they approve a new contract, ending an 11-week strike.
1977: Lemuel Smith who later became New York's most notorious death row inmate kidnaps a Schenectady legal secretary.