Monday, June 1, 2020

1860 - SINGULAR PHENOMENON. Water Spout and Tornado - Houses Blown Down

Folding Bath-Tub with Heater
Diogenes Bath-Tub Co., Ionis, Mich.

The Ladies' Home Journal
June 1898

Visit , Michigan, USA!

 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

An Appetizing Dish - One of the most appetizing dishes that can be placed before a hungry...Read MORE...

The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., February 1, 1882

Rich's Patent
Julia Marlowe Shoes
The Most Perfect Fitting Foot Wear Ever Made

The Rich Shoe Co., Milwaukee, Wis.

The Ladies' Home Journal
April 1898

Visit Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA!

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

1860 - SINGULAR PHENOMENON. Water Spout and Tornado - Houses Blown Down.
(From the Indianapolis Journal, May 30.)
Storms, like troubles, seem to come in crowds. Last week was full of them, and this week starts fair for a similar exhibition of elemental disturbances.... Read MORE...

Chicago Press & Tribune -  Chicago, Illinois -  June 1, 1860

Kittery, Maine, USA

1878  A phenomenal spring is said to exist at Kittery, Me.

Whenever a drought becomes so severe that other springs go dry, this one bubbles up until rain enough falls to replenish the others, when it immediately subsides.

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  June 1, 1878

Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA

1882 - Fell Under Wagon
V. V. Goddard, a brick mason, of Holyoke, Massachusetts, was instantly crushed to death yesterday morning, at South Hadley Falls, by falling under the wheels of a loaded brick wagon.

Thomas...

Reading Times -  Reading, Pennsylvania -  June 1, 1882

 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

Avoid affectation; it is the sure test of a deceitful, vulgar mind. The best cure is to try to have ...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
1638  1st earthquake recorded in US, at Plymouth, Mass

1774  June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed

1779 June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.

1812  Apple trees at New Haven CT did not blossom until the first of June, the latest such occurrence during the period beginning in 1794.

1812  June 1 - Snow whitened the ground in Cleveland OH .

1812  June 1 - Snow whitened the ground in Rochester NY

1890  June 1 – The United States Census Bureau begins using Herman Hollerith's tabulating machine to tabulate census returns using punched card input,
a landmark in the history of computing hardware. Hollerith's company eventually becomes IBM.

 America - Did you know? February 4, 1789 - George Washington is unanimously elected president of the United States in a...Read MORE...

 Quebec - Did you know? The seigneurial system was a form of land settlement modelled on the French feudal system. It began ...Read MORE... 2010/ 10/ seigneurial-system-and-settlement.html
 Picture of the Day

Visit Woonsocket, Rhode Island, USA!

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

Soldiers Monument, Main Street, Woonsocket, R. I.

"Frozen Dainties" FREE
The White Mountain Freezer Co., Nashua, N.H.

The Ladies' Home Journal
May 1898

Visit Nashua, New Hampshire, USA (Dunstable)!

Died June 1


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