Sunday, March 1, 2020

1873 - For the Love of "Rob"

Salem, Massachusetts, USA

1692 - March 1 - Salem Witch Trials
In Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, many people believed in and feared witchcraft. Consequently, when two young girls fell into trances and had seizures that doctors could not explain, many people in... Read MORE...

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March 1, 1692
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Ladies Going to California
The California Limited - Santa Fe Route
W. J. Black, Topeka, Kan.

The Ladies' Home Journal
February 1898

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1872  'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.

March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition) is established as the world's first national park.

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March 1, 1872
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Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA*

1873 - For the Love of "Rob"
A widow in Dorchester, Mass., has been three times married. Her first husband was Robb, the second Robbins and the third Robinson. The same door plate has served for the whole three, and the question ... Read MORE...

Harrisburg Telegraph -  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania -  March 1, 1873
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St Louis, Missouri, USA

1873 - Surprising Outcome
A charitable lady of St. Louis sent one of her last year's dresses to a destitute woman on the 6th. She was somewhat surprised to have it returned with the statement that it was too full behind for... Read MORE...

Harrisburg Telegraph -  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania -  March 1, 1873
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Fish Cakes - Cold boiled codfish, either fresh or salt, remove the bones and mince the meat; ...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., September 2, 1881
Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA

1897 - A BAD FIRE. PROPERTY VALUED AT $150,000 IS DESTROYED AT FORT WAYNE.
Fort Wayne, Ind., March 1. - At seven o'clock Sunday morning a passer-by saw smoke issuing from MORGAN & Co.'s retail and wholesale hardware store on Columbia street. An alarm was sounded and for ten ... Read MORE...

Stevens Point Daily Journal -  Wisconsin -  March 1, 1897
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Drawing-Room Candles
The Will & Baumer Company
Syracuse, N.Y.

The Ladies' Home Journal
January 1898

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Jackson, Michigan, USA

1897 - OPERA HOUSE IN ASHES.
Jackson, Mich., March 1. - The Hibbard opera house burned to the ground Saturday evening. The fire started from the furnace in the basement and spread rapidly. Nothing was saved. The loss is $25,000; ... Read MORE...

Stevens Point Daily Journal -  Wisconsin -  March 1, 1897
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Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

1901 - FIRE DESTROYS A PENITENTIARY. Nebraska's State Prison A Mass Of Ruins - One Convict Lost.
LINCOLN, March 1. - The Nebraska State penitentiary is in ruins and one convict, FRANK PLUNGER, is dead. Fire which started at midnight destroyed the cell house and entire main building and the loss... Read MORE...

Reno Evening Gazette -  Reno, Nevada -  March 1, 1901
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Middletown, Connecticut, USA

1906 - UNIVERSITY IS DESTROYED. FIRE CONSUMES BUILDING ERECTED IN 1827 - RECORDS SAVED.
Middletown, Conn., March 1. -- Wesleyan University sustained a severe loss by fire early today when old North College, containing 150 rooms was practically destroyed. The fire which started in the... Read MORE...

Racine Daily Journal -  Racine, Wisconsin -  March 1, 1906
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

Dress for Morning Visits — A lady should never receive her morning callers in a wrapper, unless...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
Bronx, New York, USA

1907 - GIRL STOPS RUNAWAY. Clings to Bridle and Prevents Horse Trampling Children.
Special to The Washington Post.

NEW YORK, Feb. 28. - Miss Adelaide Downing, daughter of a contractor living at 460 Barnes avenue, the Bronx, was walking down the Boston Hill road at 179th street... Read MORE...

The Washington Post -  Washington, D.C. -  March 1, 1907
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1817  25 Below Zero
The Thermometer was 25 degrees below zero, at Boucherville, Canada, on the 15th inst.

Albany Advertiser
Albany, New York

 America - Did you know? June 15, 1800 - The U.S. capital is moved from Philadelphia to Washington, DC.

 Quebec - Did you know? Seigneuries in North America were granted to military officers, some were owned by the Catholic...Read MORE...



Seigneurs and the seigneurial system of New France (www.apointinhistory.net/ feudal-system.php)
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Visit Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Qu├ębec, Canada!

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


Avenue du Manoir de Berch - St. Charles sur Richelieu P.Q.

Women Know the vital importance of pure food and drink. That accounts for the success of

Blanke's Kofeko
The original malted grain coffee

C. F. Blanke & Co., St. Louis, U.S.A.

The Ladies' Home Journal
February 1898

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Died March 1

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