Wednesday, August 21, 2019

1902 - They Held Hands. Rustic Couple From the Country Create a Whole Lot of Amusement on Lewiston Streets.

L'Islet, Qu├ębec, Canada (L'Islet-sur-Mer) (Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours)

1837 - Horrible Murder Attempt
The Canadian of Monday gives an account of a horrible attempt at murder in the parish of L'Islet, under circumstances of almost unparalleled atrocity. The circumstances are thus related by a... Read MORE...

Spectator -  New York -  August 21, 1837
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Gold Medal Cough Medicine
Blackberry Root, Ginger, Cinnamon, Clove, Anise Compound
Pfeiffer Mfg. Co.
St. Louis, Mo.
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada
Bouctouche, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada

1879 - THE GREAT NEW BRUNSWICK STORM. A TERRIFIC TEMPEST DESTROYS FOUR SCORE HOUSES - THE WATERSPOUT - MANY PERSONS WOUNDED AND SOME KILLED.
St. John, New Brunswick, Aug. 11. - An extra edition of the Moniteur Acadien contains the following particulars of the great storm at Buctouche:

About 1 o'clock Wednesday afternoon the sky was... Read MORE...

Reno Evening Gazette -  Reno, Nevada -  August 21, 1879
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Omaha, Nebraska, USA

1880 - Killed by a Sidewalk.
OMAHA, August 17, - Yesterday afternoon during a heavy rainstorm, Willie Copley, aged 9, while running home, was caught by a plank sidewalk which had been piled against the fence to allow the grading ... Read MORE...

The Salt Lake Weekly Tribune -  Salt Lake City, Utah -  August 21, 1880
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1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cream of Celery Soup - This, perhaps is the daintiest of all the thicker cream soups. Take...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898
Lewiston, Maine, USA

1902 - They Held Hands. Rustic Couple From the Country Create a Whole Lot of Amusement on Lewiston Streets.
They were from the country – that – no one who saw the rustic couple would question for a minute. The fellow who was possibly six feet in height, wore high water pants, had long hair, with a... Read MORE...

The Lewiston Daily Sun -  Lewiston, Maine -  August 21, 1902
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Ithaca Conservatory of Music
Ithaca, N.Y.

The Ladies' Home Journal
July 1898
Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA

1932 - Woman Killed, 23 Hurt as Electric Train Quits Track
By The Associated Press
KENOSHA, Wis., Aug. 20. - A Chicago woman was killed and 23 persons were injured when a north shore electric train left the rails and plowed into a field three miles south of ... Read MORE...

Abilene Morning Reporter-News -  Abilene, Texas -  August 21, 1932
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Sudbury, Ontario, Canada (Greater Sudbury)

1970 - HUNDREDS LEFT WITHOUT HOME. FOUR KILLED AS 90 m.p.h. WINDS, RAIN SMASH THROUGH FOUR ONT. COMMUNITIES.
Sudbury, Ont. (CP) - Hundreds of the homeless sought shelter in schools, churches and private homes Thursday night after a freak storm which killed at least four persons, injured about 150 and caused ... Read MORE...

Winnipeg Free Press -  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada -  August 21, 1970
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1869  Shovel Manufactory Burned
An extensive shovel manufactory at Taunton, Mass., was burned a few days ago, involving a loss of $100,000.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

1897  August 21 – The Oldsmobile is founded in Lansing, Michigan by Ransom E. Olds.

www.wikipedia.org

America - Did you know? In 1811, Chief Tecumseh met with Creek Indian leaders in Tuckabatchee, Alabama, and tried to...Read MORE...



The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996


Quebec - Did you know? French Canadians celebrate Dollard Day on the Monday preceding May 25. The day honors a...Read MORE...



Countries and Their Cultures - French-Canadians (www.everyculture.com)
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Visit Ledyard, New York, USA (Aurora)!

Discover the people who lived there, the places they visited and the stories they shared.


1848 Aurora, NY

A War Time Necessity for the Home
Thor Electric Washing Machine

The Crawfordsville Review
Crawfordsville, Indiana
Tuesday, March 19, 1918
Died August 21

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