Tuesday, March 3, 2020

1872 - Never eat every morsel that is upon your plate...

1909 advertisement

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When you are in need of any kind of building material, windows, doors, blinds, clap-boards, shingles, etc., or Paroid or Grenasco Roofing, go to Edwin Janvin, Hampton Falls, N.H.

Kensington, New Hampshire, sketches and reminiscences by Mace, Ida M Published 1909

Visit Hampton Falls, New Hampshire, USA!

Northampton, Massachusetts, USA (Florence)

1868  Patent Shoe-Pegger

A patent shoe-pegger is being manufactured in Northampton, Massachusetts, which makes the hole, cuts off the peg and drives it home. A workman can easily peg a shoe or boot in a minute.

The Charlotte Democrat -  Charlotte, North Carolina -  March 3, 1868

 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cream of Corn Soup - Score down the grains and press out the pulp from six good-sized ears...Read MORE...

The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898

1909 Advertisments

Dressmaking and Plain Sewing
Mary A. Tilton, Kensington, N.H.

Maple Grove Farm
Kensington, N.H.

F. A. Mace, Dealer in Milk, Cream and Farm Produce
Kensington, N.H.

Maple Shade Farm
Kensington, N.H.

Kensington, New Hampshire, sketches and reminiscences by Mace, Ida M Published 1909

Visit Kensington, New Hampshire, USA!

Bayonne, New Jersey, USA

BAYONNE, N. J., March 2. — Fire broke out early this morning in the St. Charles Hotel on West Eighth Street, and caused a panic among two dozen guests and the servants. The fire was discovered at... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  March 3, 1892

 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

Never eat every morsel that is upon your plate; and surely no lady will ever scrape her plate, or...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
1910 - Flood Isolates South Bend
Wires Down, Bridge Out Fifth Time, Business at Standstill.

South Bend Depot, Wash., March 2. - (Special.) - Fourteen inches of rain is South Bend's record for February. Torrential rains have... Read MORE...

Morning Oregonian -  Portland, Oregon -  March 3, 1910

1863  March 3 - Congress authorizes a US mint at Carson City, Nevada


1875 March 3, 1875: First organized ice hockey match, Montreal, Canada

The Old Farmer's Almanac www.almanac.com

1885  March 3 – A subsidiary of the American Bell Telephone Company, American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T), is incorporated in New York.


1888  An avalanche descended into the valley of Morrobia, Switzerland, on the 28th ult., killing ten persons and a large number of horses and cattle.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

1888  At Salamanca, N. Y. , a fire on the 29th ult. destroyed the opera-house, the post-office and other buildings, causing a heavy loss.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

1895  March 3 – In Munich, bicyclists have to pass a test and display license plates.


1903 March 3, 1903: Sing Sing prison in Ossining, New York, began taking prisoners' fingerprints

The Old Farmer's Almanac www.almanac.com

 America - Did you know? 1858 - Abraham Lincoln comes to national attention in a series of seven debates with Sen. Stephen...Read MORE...


 Quebec - Did you know? Behind each habitant"s house was a small addition used as a storeroom. Not far away were the barn...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
 Picture of the Day

Visit Dalton, Massachusetts, USA!

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

Carson Avenue Looking South (1909)

Daily Herald
June 23, 1900

Visit , Mississippi, USA!

Died March 3


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