Friday, March 27, 2020

1910 - WHEN THE EARTH BORES A HOLE THROUGH THE TAIL OF HALLEY'S COMET


Yellow Dock Root
put up by Allaire-Woodward & Co., Peoria, Ill.

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Claremont, New Hampshire, USA

1887 - FIRE IN A NEW-HAMPSHIRE TOWN.
CLAREMONT, N. H., March 26. - Early this morning fire was discovered in Brown's Block. The building was owned by Oscar J. Brown, and was very largely occupied by business firms, to a greater extent... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  March 27, 1887
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Louisville, Kentucky, USA

1890 - March 27 - A tornado strikes Louisville, Kentucky
The Louisville, Ky Outbreak - March 27, 1890 - At least 125 people were killed in Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky, and 76 people were killed in the city of Louisville, Ky., alone - 44 of those in one ... Read MORE...

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March 27, 1890
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Berlin, New Hampshire, USA (Maynesborough)

1898  Fire

BERLIN, N. H., March 26. - A fire which started in Cote's block on Main Street, about 1 o'clock this morning, partially destroyed the building, entailing a loss of $20,000; insurance, $17,000.

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  March 27, 1898
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cream of Spinach Soup - This is one of the very palatable and slightly green soups. Pick the ...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898
1910 - Comet Halley is visible from Earth. It won't be seen again until 1986.
WHEN THE EARTH BORES A HOLE THROUGH THE TAIL OF HALLEY'S COMET
May 18, 1910 Will Be the Biggest Day in Astronomical History, When for the First Time the Coming Celestial Stranger's Eccentric Orbit... Read MORE...

Chicago Daily Tribune -  Chicago, Illinois -  March 27, 1910
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Burpee Farm Annual for 1898
The Leading American Seed Catalogue
W. Atlee Burpee & Co., Philadelpha

Ladies' Home Journal
January 1898

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Sioux City, Iowa, USA

1912 - Fire Destroys Lindholm Store.
Sioux City, Iowa - Like so much tinder, the stock ad building occupied by the Lindholm Furniture company at the southwest corner of Fifth ad Douglas streets was totally destroyed by fire Tuesday... Read MORE...

The Iowa Recorder -  Greene, Iowa -  March 27, 1912
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Greeley, Colorado, USA

1937 - SECOND MAN DIES IN REFINERY BLAST. R. HOUSEWEART, 22, SUCCUMBS TO HIS BURNS. BODIES OF BOTH MEN ARE SENT TO KINDERHOOK, ILL., FOR BURIAL; GARD COLEMAN, 25, OTHER VICTIM OF SOUTH GREELEY EXPLOSION.
RAY (DOC) HOUSEWEART, 22, of Eaton and Kinderhook, Ill., died at 1:09 a.m. Saturday, slightly more than 24 hours after he had been burned in the explosion and fire which wrecked the Harry Osborn Oil... Read MORE...

Greeley Daily Tribune -  Greeley, Colorado -  March 27, 1937
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1851  March 27 – The first white men reportedly see Yosemite Valley.

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1883  Diptheria is prevalent at Nicolet, near Quebec.


New York Herald
New York, New York

 America - Did you know? 1850 - The continuing debate whether territory gained in the Mexican War should be open to slavery...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? In New France, children of fur traders and their Indian wives were known as Metis.
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Philadelphia Botanic Co.
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Philadelphia, Pa.

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