Christmas day saw the first observance of on the Vineyard of the Jewish feast of lights, or Chanukah.
From the December 21, 1934 edition of the Vineyard Gazette:
Beside the roads or near them have lived all of those who have made Island history.
A tremor of mixed excitement and dread swept the Vineyard on Sunday.
The Hokey Pokey has arrived! The Hokey Pokey is everywhere!.
Vineyard genealogy contains few individual records as intriguing as that of Harlow Crosby, a farmer, resident of Farm Neck.
A blackout illustrated in a shocking manner the dependency of the Island and surrounding area on electricity.
The first presidential election reported in the columns of the Vineyard Gazette was that of 1848.
There had been many misgivings about women voting and about women in office, but Mrs. Beetle by sheer ability showed how silly they were.