Sunday, September 6, 2020

1881 - September 6 - Forest fires in Michigan and Ontario resulted in 'Yellow Day' in the northeastern U.S.

Jamaica, New York, USA

1865 - Train Wreck
A collision occurred on the Long Island Railroad, near Jamaica, between the two engines, General Grant and General Sherman, attached to their respective trains. The trains were badly wrecked, the... Read MORE...

The Daily Phoenix -  Columbia, South Carolina -  September 6, 1865
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Ayer's Cherry Pectoral,
for the cure of coughs, colds, asthma, croup, bronchitis, whooping-cough, and consumption
Prepared by Dr. J. C. Ayer & Co., Lowell, Mass., U.S.A.


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Arcadia, California, USA

1945 - 4 Dead, Scores Hurt in Wreck
ARCADIA, Sept. 5 - Failure of the engineer on the California limited's lead locomotive to obey speed orders was blamed today by Santa Fe officials for a wreck that killed four persons and injured... Read MORE...

San Diego Union -  San Diego, California -  September 6, 1945
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1881  September 6 - Forest fires in Michigan and Ontario resulted in 'Yellow Day' in the northeastern U.S.

Twenty villages in Michigan burned, and a total of 500 persons were killed. Fires caused 2.3 million dollars in losses near Lake Huron. Candles were needed at the noon hour.

WeatherForYou.com
September 6, 1881
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Binghamton, New York, USA

1933 - 14 KILLED, 100 HURT AS ERIE MILK TRAIN SMASHES REAR OF TRAIN NO. 8 AT BINGHAMTON.
FEDERAL, STATE, COUNTY AND RAILROAD OFFICIALS INVESTIGATE FIRST ERIE WRECK CLAIMING LIVES IN YEARS - WOODRUFF DECLARES ENGINEER KING OF FREIGHT ADMITS KNOWING TRACK NOT CLEAR - WOODEN COACH... Read MORE...

Salamanca Republican Press -  Salamanca, New York -  September 6, 1933
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Apple Omelet - Separate four eggs; beat the whites to a very stiff froth; then add the yolks ...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, February 1898
Omaha, Nebraska, USA

1878 - HOTEL FIRE.
The Grand Central Hotel in Omaha, the finest hotel between Chicago and San Francisco, was totally destroyed by fire on the 4th inst.

Three persons were killed and eight seriously injured.

The... Read MORE...

The Marion Daily Star -  Marion, Ohio -  September 6, 1878
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Hood's Sarsaparilla
C. I. Hood Co.
Lowell, Mass., U.S.A.

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

1877 - Cure for Opium Habit
A resident of Thompson, Connecticut, publishes a cure for the "opium habit" that seems very simple. It is done by tapering off - diminishing the dose every day, which can be done without suffering,... Read MORE...

Alton Telegraph -  Alton, Illinois -  September 6, 1877
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Canandaigua, New York, USA

1907 - DOCTOR AND 3 WOMEN DIE IN AUTO CRASH. Motor Car, Driven by Rochester Physician, Hit by Trolley. COLLISION OCCURS AT CROSSING.
Accident Happened on Steep Grade and Passengers Say the Car Was Going at a Rate of Fifty Miles an Hour.

Canandaigua, N. Y. - DR. GEORGE WALDRON, a venerable physician of Rochester, took three of... Read MORE...

The Cranbury Press -  New Jersey -  September 6, 1907
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Killingly, Connecticut, USA (Danielson) (Dayville) (East Killingly)

1900 - $50,000 Fire In Connecticut.
DANIELSON, Conn., Sept. 5.--A fire started in a barn in the rear of The Observer office, Railroad Square, Dayville, to-day, and destroyed The Observer building , the New York, New Haven and Hartford... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  September 6, 1900
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1884  Secretary of the Treasury, Chas J. Folger, died suddenly in Geneva, N. Y., on Thursday, in the 67th year of his age. He had been in ill-health for sometime.


St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

 America - Did you know? March 3, 1820 - Missouri Compromise: In an effort to maintain the balance between free and slave...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? In New France, on the week-days of summer every one wore a straw hat which the women of the...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
 Picture of the Day

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Couvent Sainte Anne

Use Webb's Flavoring Extracts.
This picture is given to each purchaser of Spurlock's No. 5 Bluing
Ask for No. 5
Beware of Imitiation

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Died September 6

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