Wednesday, June 10, 2020

1881 - A FAMOUS CITY IN FLAMES - MORE THAN SIX HUNDRED BUILDINGS BURNED IN QUEBEC.


1876 Lighting Express
Virginia City and San Francisco train schedule
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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Keene, New Hampshire, USA

1822 - Tavern Fire
Keene, (N. H.) June 1. FIRE. - The inhabitants of this village were alarmed on Monday night, about 11 o'clock by the flames bursting through the roof of the large three story Stage-Tavern-House,... Read MORE...

American Mercury -  Hartford, Connecticut -  June 10, 1822
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Bachelor"s Pudding - Beat up three eggs, flavor with essence of lemon and grated nutmeg, and ...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., May 3, 1882
Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City)

1881 - A FAMOUS CITY IN FLAMES - MORE THAN SIX HUNDRED BUILDINGS BURNED IN QUEBEC.
THE OLD WALLED CITY AGAIN DEVASTATED BY FIRE - A TOTAL OF 657 HOUSES DESTROYED - THE LOSS ESTIMATED AT $1,500,000 - FIVE LIVES LOST AND SEVERAL PERSONS MISSING.

QUEBEC, June 9. - One of the most... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  June 10, 1881
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Dewitt's D & C Expectorant
For Coughs Due to Colds
E. C. Dewitt & Co., Chicago, Illinois
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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Thompson, Connecticut, USA (North Grosvenordale) (Quinebaug)

1930 - SKIDDING MACHINE RESULTS IN DEATH OF FATHER LANDRY.
St. Thomas Aquinas’s Church Pastor Instantly Killed at Grosevenor Dale, Ct.

WOMAN IN HOSPITAL TWO CHILDREN UNHURT

Car Crashes Fence and Turns Over in Meadow as Cleric Loses Control on Slippery... Read MORE...

Springfield Republican -  Springfield, Massachusetts -  June 10, 1930
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Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

1953 - 80 DEAD AND 700 INJURED IN WORCESTER TORNADO.
THOUSANDS OF HOMES WRECKED; PROPERTY LOSS IN MILLIONS.

"MINOR" TWISTER HITS FRANKLIN AND WRENTHAM SECTOR; EXETER, N. H. SLAMMED.

Worcester, June 10 (UP) - New England's worst tornadoes in... Read MORE...

The Lowell Sun -  Lowell, Massachusetts -  June 10, 1953
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

Storm Dresses — A lady who is obliged to go out frequently in bad weather, will find it both a...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
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

1956 - JET HITS HOMES; 6 DIE.
Minneapolis (INS) - Six persons, including four children, were killed Saturday when a Navy jet plane crashed in flames and ploughed through six homes near Minneapolis.

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Mansfield News Journal -  Ohio -  June 10, 1956
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1610  June 10 - 1st Dutch settlers arrive (from NJ), to colonize Manhattan Island

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1652  In Boston, John Hull opens the 1st mint in America

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1793  June 10 - Washington replaced Philadelphia as US capital

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1822  Fall
In Marlow, 28th ult. Mr. JONATHAN HUNTLEY, 33, his death was occasioned by a fall from a frame while raising it.

New Hampshire Patriot & State Gazette
Keene, New Hampshire

1935  June 10 – Alcoholics Anonymous is founded in Akron, Ohio by William G. Wilson and Dr. Robert Smith.

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 America - Did you know? May 2, 1803 - Louisiana Purchase: United States agrees to pay France $15 million for the Louisiana...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? Quebec has a rich, distinctive French-Canadian cuisine. Popular dishes include tourtière (a meat...Read MORE...



Countries and Their Cultures - French-Canadians (www.everyculture.com)
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Visit Westport Island, Maine, USA (Westport) (Jeremysquam)!

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


Roadway to S. F. Higgins, The Highland House, at Westport, Me.

Foley Cathartic Tablets
Foley & Co., Chicago, Illinois
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Died June 10

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