June 13, 1889: The Carnegie Land Company had sold $51,4000 worth of lots in the new town northeast of Johnson City.
June 13, 1944: Earl Sellenriek’s double brought home Bill Burda for the winning run in extra innings to lift the Johnson City Cardinals over the Bristol Twins, 4-3.
June 13, 1969: The Johnson City Community Theatre put on the play “Brigadoon” as part of Johnson City’s Centennial celebration.
June 13, 2009: About 4,500 Witnesses gathered at Freedom Hall Civic Center for the 2009 District Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Sources: The Comet; Johnson City Press-Chronicle; Archives of Appalachia, Mary Hardin McCown Collection; Johnson City Press