Saturday, September 7, 2019

1860 - Sea "Monsters"

Brookline, Massachusetts, USA

1838 - FIRE AT BROOKLINE.
On Sunday, between the hours of worship, the house owned and occupied by Capt. Benj. Bradlee, on the Worcester turnpike, in Brookline, with all the outbuildings, excepting the barn, were totally... Read MORE...

The Farmers' Cabinet -  Amherst, New Hampshire -  September 7, 1838
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1868 advertisement

Herring & Leyden
Clothing House

The Atlanta Constitution
Atlanta, Georgia
July 5, 1868
Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA (Cedar Crest) (South Duxbury)

1860 - Sea "Monsters"
[Yes, this is an actual newspaper article from 1860 - unbelievable!]

A fortnight since, there was a very remarkable scene in a creek close by the sea at Duxbury, Mass., between Plymouth and... Read MORE...

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New London Daily Chronicle -  New London, Connecticut -  September 7, 1860
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Hingham, Massachusetts, USA

1865 - ANOTHER RAILWAY MURDER.
Boston, September 1.

Yesterday afternoon, at one o'clock, a stage coach, with a party of twelve ladies and gentlemen, neighbors, was on its way from Lovell's Corner, South Weymouth, where they all ... Read MORE...

Mexico Independent -  Mexico, New York -  September 7, 1865
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1871 - Preserving the Flavor of Butter
The German Agriculturalist says that a great portion of the fine flavor of fresh butter is destroyed by the usual mode of washing and he recommends a thorough kneading for the removal of the... Read MORE...

Pittsfield Sun -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  September 7, 1871
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Denver, Colorado, USA

1902 - WRECK OF BIGGEST BALLOON.
The remarkable ascent of "Big Glory", the largest balloon ever built, sent up from Denver, Col., Monday, resulted in the wreck of the machine and the narrow escape from death of its three occupants. ... Read MORE...

The Atlanta Constitution -  Atlanta, Georgia -  September 7, 1902
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1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cream of Potato Soup - Pare three good-sized potatoes; cover them in boiling water; boil...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898
Niagara Falls, New York, USA

1920 - THREE KILLED BY ROCKS IN CAVE OF THE WINDS.
Niagara Falls, N.Y., Sept. 6. - Two women and a man were crushed to death and two men were injured this afternoon when a slide of shale rock forced out a bridge leading to one of the stairways in the ... Read MORE...

The Bridgeport Telegram -  Bridgeport, Connecticut -  September 7, 1920
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Stamped Shawknit on the Toe
Knitted to the Shape of the Human Foot

Shaw Stocking Co., Lowell, Mass.

The Ladies' Home Journal
March 1898
1942 - YOUNG ARVADA GIRL IS KILLED.
Denver, Sept. 7. - A frightened horse bolted into the side of a moving tramway car today, killing the 15 year old rider, JANET LaMOURE of Arvada.

Ned B. McGuire, operator of a Denver to Golden... Read MORE...

Greeley Daily Times -  Greeley, Colorado -  September 7, 1942
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

1943 - REPORT 150 DEAD IN WRECKED TRAIN.
Philadelphia, Sept. 6 (AP) - One hundred and fifty persons were reported killed and more than 90 injured in the wreck of the Congressional Limited, fastest train of the Pennsylvania Railroad, in... Read MORE...

Amarillo Daily News -  Amarillo, Texas -  September 7, 1943
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1943  September 7 – Gulf Hotel fire: A fire at the Gulf Hotel in Houston, Texas, kills 55.

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March 3, 1931 - The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Quebec - Did you know? The Canadian horse was introduced to New France in July of 1665. The first load of twelve horses...Read MORE...



The Story of the Canadian Horse (www.lechevalcanadien.ca/ breed.htm)
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Visit Brutus, New York, USA (Weedsport)!

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


First M.E. Church and Parsonage, Weedsport, N.Y.

"1847 Rogers Bros."
The Meriden Britannia Co., Meriden, Conn.

The Ladies' Home Journal
March 1898
Died September 7

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