Sunday, March 29, 2020

1881 - Fried Pumpkin


The Sanitary Still
The Cuprigraph Co.
79 North Green Street
Chicago, Ill.

The Ladies' Home Journal
July 1898

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Manchester, Connecticut, USA

1888 - A BAD RAILROAD ACCIDENT. BOTH THE ENGINEER AND FIREMAN KILLED BY AN EXPLOSION.
Hartford, Conn., March 28. - There was a bad accident on the New York and New England Railroad near Manchester at 8 o'clock this morning by which the engineer and fireman of a passenger train were... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  March 29, 1888
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Austin, Texas, USA

1897 - GREAT BLOW AT AUSTIN.
Part of the University Buildings Unroofed and Other Damage.

Austin, Tex., March 28. - The northern portion of the city was struck by a small sized cyclone this afternoon at 3 o'clock, which... Read MORE...

Dallas Morning News -  Dallas, Texas -  March 29, 1897
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Steele, North Dakota, USA

1902 - BLIZZARD VICTIM FOUND
STEELE, N. D., March 28. - The body of C. R. Stewart, one of the two sheep herders who were lost in the blizzard at the Chicago ranch, was found two miles from the ranch last night and was buried... Read MORE...

The Nebraska State Journal -  Lincoln, Nebraska -  March 29, 1902
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Brattleboro, Vermont, USA (West Brattleboro)

1920 BRIDGE SWEPT AWAY, ONE MAN DROWNED - Flood Carries Iron Structure Down Stream at Brattleboro, Vt.
BRATTLEBORO, Vt., March 28. - The iron suspension bridge crossing the Connecticut River in this town was swept away by the swift current tonight.

Cornelius Flanagan, an aged resident of the town,... Read MORE...

The Philadelphia Inquirer -  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -  March 29, 1920
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Fried Pumpkin - Peel a small, tender pumpkin; cut it in slices half an inch thick and two...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., January 5, 1881
Toledo, Ohio, USA

1920 - Eight Known Dead.
(By Associated Press.)
TOLEDO, Mar. 29. - Eight persons are known to be dead and nearly 100 injured, some so seriously that their death is expected, in a storm of cyclonic intensity that struck... Read MORE...

The Fort Wayne News and Sentinel -  Fort Wayne, Indiana -  March 29, 1920
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A New Idea in Trunks
The Stallman Dresser Trunk
F. A. Stallman, Columbus O.

The Ladies' Home Journal
July 1898

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Elgin, Illinois, USA

1920 - EIGHT KILLED, 100 HURT AT ELGIN IN STORM CAUSING $4,000,000 LOSS. TORNADO WRECKS BUSINESS SECTION AND DAMAGES VIRTUALLY EVERY HOME - WORSHIPPERS CRUSHED IN CHURCH - CITY PARALYZED - NOW UNDER MARTIAL LAW.
Special to The New York Times.

Elgin, Ill., March 28. - Eight people are known to have been killed and a hundred were injured when a tornado swept over this city shortly after noon today. The... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  March 29, 1920
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Joliet, Illinois, USA

1920  Tornado

John Denver, of Joliet, Ill., was injured when his automobile was turned upside down by the wind. More than a score of barns in the neighborhood of Plainfield were demolished.

The Philadelphia Inquirer -  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -  March 29, 1920
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Manistique, Michigan, USA

1920 - MICHIGAN TOWN FLOODED. Manistique River Breaks Bounds; 50 Families Are Homeless.
MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Approximately 50 families were driven from their homes early Sunday when the Manistique river broke its bounds. Nearly a half mile of the residential and business sections... Read MORE...

The Idaho Daily Statesman -  Boise, Idaho -  March 29,1920
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

At a Dinner-Party - after which all present were to attend a dance, it would be in best...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898
Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, Canada (Beaupre)

1922 - FAMOUS SHRINE IN RUINS. BASCILICA OF STE. ANNE DE BEAUPRE DESTROYED BY FIRE BUT STATUE AND HISTORICAL RELICS ARE SAVED.
DAMAGE SET AT $1,200,000

FLAMES BREAK OUT IN SACRISTY, SPREAD TO MONASTERY AND THEN TO BASILICA.

Apparatus Rushed From Quebec Able to Do Little to Check the Blaze -- Brothers Rush Into Blazing... Read MORE...

Lowell Sun  -  Lowell, Massachusetts -  March 29, 1922
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1848  March 29 - Niagara Falls stops flowing for 30 hours due to an ice jam

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Odd Fellows Hall, Hanover, Mass.

Home Laundry Bucket $1

Home Laundry Bucket Co., Cortland, N.Y.

The Ladies' Home Journal
June 1898

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