The following Macon Moments in History were taken from the The Couch Potato's Guide to Macon City and Hudson compiled by Merlyn Amidei. They were in July 1956 editions of the Macon Chronicle-Herald.
Capacity crowds filled Lion’s field to see the Red Foley shows.
Sharon Epperson, Linda Thurman and Sandra DeSpain gave 4-H demonstrations.
Parking fines were reduced from $1 to 50 cents.
26 boys registered for cub scouts with William Schlanker as cubmaster. Boys included: Russell Kohl, Robert Kunkel, Richard Waller, Bobby Brammer, Ronnie and Stephen Fessler. Registration fee was 50 cents.