Monday, March 2, 2020

1872 - Bad Disguise


When Baby is About to Walk
Procure a pair of ANKLE SUPPORTERS

R. H. Golden
South Norwalk, Conn.

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May 1898

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St Catharines, Ontario, Canada

1872 - Physician Proposition
A physician in St. Catharines, Ont., has made an innovation which has driven his copractitioners of the healing art almost crazy. He has offered to take charge of the health of the town, or as many... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 2, 1872
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North East, New York, USA (Millerton)

1872 - Bad Disguise
The hotel-keeper at Millerton, N. Y., was recently going to a masquerade ball and made an unannounced call on his aged mother to see if his disguise was a good one. She gave one scream, broke a blood ... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 2, 1872
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Ogdensburg, New York, USA

1872 - No School
The citizens of Ogdensburgh, N.Y., having refused to vote the money required for schools, the Board of Education has determined to close the public schools at the end of the present term, dispensing... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 2, 1872
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

A Simple Apple Sauce
Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam) (Washington Heights)

1895 - BUILDING UNDER CONSTRUCTION COLLAPSES.
New York, March 2. - The accident occurred about 3:55 o'clock in the afternoon. Without the slightest sound that might have warned the 50 men that worked near it, the central wall to the four double... Read MORE...

Evening Bulletin -  Maysville, Kentucky -  March 2, 1895
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Silver Plate
Wm. Rogers, Eagle Brand
Made only by Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co., Wallingford, Conn.

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July 1898

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Bayonne, New Jersey, USA

1895 - BROKEN AXLE. TWO MEN KILLED AND ANOTHER BADLY INJURED IN A RAILROAD WRECK.
Bayonne, N.J., March 2. - The breaking of an axle of a gondola attached to a coal train on the Central railroad of New Jersey caused a serious wreck and the loss of two lives at Forty-sixth Street,... Read MORE...

Evening Bulletin -  Maysville, Kentucky -  March 2, 1895
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Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

1896 - Dam and Bridge Gone.
Manchester, N. H., March 2. - The Merrimac and Piscataquog rivers, swelled by the continued rain of the past 36 hours, have risen nearly to the highest mark. The Kelly’s Falls dam broke yesterday... Read MORE...

The Fitchburg Sentinel -  Fitchburg, Massachusetts -  March 2, 1896
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Westbrook, Maine, USA (Saccarappa) (Cumberland Mills)

1896 - Carried All Before It.
WESTBROOK, Me., March 8. - There was a foot of snow on the ground here, and this melting caused the Presumpscot river to rise very rapidly. The ice in the river began to go out yesterday, and in an... Read MORE...

The Fitchburg Sentinel -  Fitchburg, Massachusetts -  March 2, 1896
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

Avoid carefully any allusion to the age or personal defects of your companion, or any one who may...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness: A Complete Handbook for the Use of the Lady in Polite Society... by Florence Hartley, January 1, 1872
1846  March 2 - A great storm hit Virginia and the Carolinas. The storm caused half a million dollars damage, and in North Carolina drowned fifty families and a thousand cattle on Notts Island.

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1872  German
Of the 7,000 school children in Milwaukee, 2,761 are of German parentage, and 3,585 are studying German.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

1899  March 2 - Mount Rainier National Park established

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 America - Did you know? Inches, Teaspoons and a Ton of Bricks: It"s perfectly acceptable to use the metric system in the...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? In New France, a seigneur"s home was sometimes built of timber but more often of stone, with...Read MORE...



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The Clinton Safety Pin
The Oakville Company
Waterbury, Conn.

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May 1898

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