Flashback: What Happened on April 13, ....
• 1873 Lawyer, unsuccessful Democratic candidate for President, and United States ambassador to Great Britain John W. Davis was born in Clarksburg, Harrison County.
• 1973 United States Representatives, including Ken Hechler of West Virginia, toured southern West Virginia coal strip mines.
• 1990 United States Attorney Michael Carey announces that former West Virginia Governor Arch A. Moore, Jr., has been indicted on charges of extortion, mail and tax fraud, and obstruction of justice and has agreed to plead guilty. Moore admits using his position to extort $573,000 from the Maben Energy Corp. in 1985.