Friday, March 6, 2020

1880 - Doughnuts


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The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., October 27, 1880

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1880 - TORNADO RIPS CITY.
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Decatur Daily Republican -  Decatur, Illinois -  March 6, 1880
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1857  March 6 – Dred Scott v. Sandford: The Supreme Court of the United States rules that Blacks are not citizens and slaves can not sue for freedom, driving the country further towards the American Civil War.

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1868  George Lieb, a colored carpenter of Savannah, Ga., fell backward from a third story scaffolding the other day,
turned a complete somersault, struck squarely on his feet, looked around to see if any one was hurt, and quietly climbed back to his work.

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1869  Two men were killed and three seriously injured on the 22d by the explosion of a blast on the Fonda, Johnstown & Gloversville Railroad, near Fonda, N. Y.


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1869  The Maine Senate, by a vote of 14 to 10, has passed a bill allowing physicians to obtain legitimate subjects for the dissection table.


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1869  The West Virginia Legislature has passed a bill removing the capitol from Wheeling to Charleston, the bill to take effect April 1.


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1869  A Methodist church in San Jose, Cal., was recently set on fire and destroyed because the pastor taught the Chinese with a view to their conversion. A threatening letter had been sent him, commanding him to cease.


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1869  The Minnesota House has passed a resolution removing the Capitol to Kandiyohi county. The female suffrage amendment was voted down.


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1869  The Nevada Assembly has stricken out the word "white" from the Constitution by a vote of 24 to 14. The Constitutional Amendment for female suffrage was defeated.


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1880  Hat-Making was first begun in Danbury, Conn., in 1780, the factory there employing three workmen and turning out three hats a day. There are now employed 1,800 persons, and they make 17,400 hats a day.


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