Sunday, December 22, 2019

NO SCRAMBLING - Eggs Taken Out Safely During Fire.

Danbury, Connecticut, USA

1890 - FIRE BUGS IN DANBURY. TWO BIG CONFLAGRATIONS STARTED IN ONE NIGHT.
DANBURY, Conn., Dec. 21. - A fire bug got in some effective work here Saturday night and Sunday morning, kindling two extensive fires. The first destroyed the lumber yard of Osborne Brothers at White ... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  December 22, 1890
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1880s
Pillsbury Flour
Minneapolis
Medford, Massachusetts, USA

1895 - TROLLEY CARS CAME TOGETHER. SEVERAL PERSONS INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT NEAR BOSTON.
Medford, Mass., Dec. 21. - A Medford-bound electric car, leaving Boston at 6 o'clock, ran into an inward-bound car that left Medford Square at 6:30 this morning. There was a dense fog prevailing at... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  December 22, 1895
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New Milford, Connecticut, USA

1902 - FIRE AT INGLESIDE SCHOOL.
NEW MILFORD, Conn., Dec. 21. - Fire to-day in Ingleside School, a large and fashionable seminary for girls, conducted by Mrs. William D. Black, caused damage estimated at $40,000.

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The New York Times -  New York, New York -  December 22, 1902
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1954 - NO SCRAMBLING - Eggs Taken Out Safely During Fire.
Staff Special to The News.

IRVING, Texas. - Workmen carted out 28 cases - or 840 dozen - eggs without scrambling a one Tuesday when fire broke out in the candling house of the Johnson Poultry... Read MORE...

Dallas Morning News -  Dallas, Texas -  December 22, 1954
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August 15, 1914 - Panama Canal opens to traffic.

Quebec - Did you know? Between 1714 and 1754, approximately 4,500 immigrants settled in New France. They included...Read MORE...



History of Quebec for Dummies by Eric Bedard, published by John Wiley & Sons, Canada, Ltd.
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1880s
Vacuum Harness Oil
Ruhl Bros.
Findlay, Ohio
Died December 22

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