Monday, July 13, 2020

1912 - HAIR IN BLAZE


Mayr's Laxative Powder No. 2
Berosol Products, Distributors
Rockaway Beach, N.Y.

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Beloeil, Verchères, Québec, Canada (Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil)

1875 - Fatal Accident at Beloeil, P. Q.
MONTREAL, P.Q. - July 12. - Yesterday afternoon, a carriage containing Mrs. Bernard, of Beloeil, her two daughters and a son and two neighbors, was run into by a special train near the Beloeil... Read MORE...

Daily Inter Ocean -  Illinois -  July 13, 1875
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Chicago, Illinois, USA

1891 - ROOF COLLAPSED. FIFTY WORKMEN BURIED IN THE DEBRIS. THE ACCIDENT IN CHICAGO.
FORTUNATELY NO ONE WAS KILLED, THOUGH A NUMBER WERE SERIOUSLY INJURED, AND IT IS FEARED ONE OF THEM MAY DIE - LIST OF THE VICTIMS.

Chicago, July 13. - While fifty workmen were engaged in tearing... Read MORE...

Evening Bulletin -  Maysville, Kentucky -  July 13, 1891
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Baxter Springs, Kansas, USA

1895 - THE DEADLY CYCLONE. The City of Baxter Springs Laid Waste By a Twister Yesterday. SIX PERSONS INSTANTLY KILLED.
Several Others Fatally Injured and Scores Maimed and Crippled - Everything in the Path of the Storm Leveled to the Ground

Baxter Springs, Kan., July 6. - Baxter Springs is in ruins. Five people... Read MORE...

Aspen Weekly Times -  Aspen, Colorado -  July 13, 1895
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Pig"s Foot Cheese - Boil the hocks and feet of equal quantity loose in a pot till the meat...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., March 23, 1881
Putnam, Connecticut, USA

1899 - Distracted Mother
Mrs. Chauncey Talbot of Putnam, Conn, Drowns Herself and Two-Year Old Boy.

Putnam, Conn., July 12 - Mrs Chauncey Talbot, aged 23 years, the wife of a well-known business man of this place, drowned ... Read MORE...

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Boston Journal -  Boston, Massachusetts -  July 13, 1899
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Cresta Gold Rum
Bennett Distilling Co., San Francisco, California

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Ponoka, Alberta, Canada

1911 - ORANGE SPECIAL WRECKED SEVERAL PERSONS INJURED.
Edmonton, July 13. - Over a score of excursionists, who had gone from this city and Strathcona to Red Deer for the Orangemen's celebration, were injured last evening when the Edmonton special on the... Read MORE...

The Lethbridge Daily Herald -  Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada -  July 13, 1911
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Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

1912 - TORNADO
Grand Rapids, Mich, July 13. - Grand Rapids was hit early today by a cyclone that injured forty or more persons and did thousands of dollars worth of damage. The storm entered the city from the... Read MORE...

The Fort Wayne Sentinel -  Fort Wayne, Indiana -  July 13, 1912
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Hagerstown, Maryland, USA

1912 - HAIR IN BLAZE
Hagerstown - Mrs. Benj. Lewis had a narrow escape from being seriously burned at her home. She struck a match to light an oil stove and the head of the match flew off lodging in her hair. In an... Read MORE...

Adams County News -  Gettysburg, Pennsylvania -  July 13, 1912
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 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
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

1912 - Three Dead in Storm
Minneapolis, Minn., July 13. - Three persons are dead and thirteen injured and a property loss of $100,000 was caused by one of the most severe storms in years which raged over Hennepin and Ramsey... Read MORE...

Daily Commonwealth -  Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin -  July 13, 1912
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1863  July 13 – American Civil War – New York Draft Riots: In New York City, opponents of conscription begin 3 days of violent rioting, which will be regarded as the worst in the history of the United States.

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1878  The ancient tower of Aspermont, in Switzerland, which crowned a mass of high rocks, and which had withstood the tempest of ages, fell lately with a tremendous crash.


St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

 America - Did you know? July 26, 1908 - Bureau of Investigation, forerunner of the FBI, is established.

 Quebec - Did you know? In the seventeenth century most of the world went to bed at nightfall because there was nothing...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
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Clara Barton Camp. North Oxford, Mass.

Fine Special Liquor
Blackstone
A Blend of Straight Whiskey
Jos. S. Finch & Co., Inc.
Schenley, Pa.

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Died July 13

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