Sunday, September 13, 2020

1920 - ARTIST LOSES BRIDE IN STORM ON LAKE.

Oxford, Massachusetts, USA

1938 - SIX PERSONS DIE IN WRECK OF BUS-TRUCK. THIRTEEN OTHERS INJURED EARLY TODAY NEAR OXFORD, MASS.
Oxford, Mass., Sept. 13 (AP) - Six persons were killed and 13 others injured, several seriously, today when a New York-Houston bus and a truck-trailer collided almost head-on on a rain-swept... Read MORE...

Northwest Arkansas Times -  Fayetteville, Arkansas -  September 13, 1938
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Racine, Wisconsin, USA

1920 - ARTIST LOSES BRIDE IN STORM ON LAKE. Former Anna Mitchell, Painter, of this City, Washed from Motor Boat Off Racine.
CHAINED TO CENTREBOARD

Husband, Whose First Wife Way Elizabeth Flynn, Sought Thus to Save Her.

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CHICAGO, Sept. 12. - A thrilling story of having clung to his... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  September 13, 1920
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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, USA

1884 - THE WATERS RECEDING. WORK OF THE GREAT FLOOD IN THE CHIPPEWA VALLEY.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis., Sept. 12. - The terrible floods reached a climax last night, and the waters of the mad Chippewa River are slowly receding. There has been a fall of three and one-half feet since 10... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  September 13, 1884
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Brown Bread Biscuit - One pound of coarse brown flour or oatmeal flour, two ounces of...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., May 3, 1882
Narragansett, Rhode Island, USA (Point Judith)

1900 - FIRE AT NARRAGANSETT. ROCKINGHAM HOTEL, THE CASINO, AND HAZARD BLOCK IN RUINS - LOSS $350,000.
Narragansett Pier, R. I., Sept. 12. - The Summer season here came to a sudden and disastrous end this afternoon through the complete destruction by fire of the great Rockingham Hotel, Sherry's... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  September 13, 1900
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St Paul, Minnesota, USA

1905 - FELL FROM A "FERRIS" WHEEL. WOMAN INSTANTLY KILLED AND HUSBAND SOON DIED IN ST. PAUL.
St. Paul, Minn. - In the presence of thousands of visitors at the state fair at St. Paul, Minn., Thursday. MR. and MRS. SEVENTHAL, of Eau Claire, Wis., fell from the upper car of a Ferris wheel to... Read MORE...

Sioux County Herald -  Orange City, Iowa -  September 13, 1905
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Charlton, Massachusetts, USA (Charlton City) (Charlton Depot)

1938 - SEVEN KILLED AT CHARLTON AS BUS AND TRUCK COLLIDE. TWO OF MANY INJURED IN PASSENGER VEHICLE MAY DIE - MACHINES, ONE HAULING STEAMSHOVEL, MEET HEAD-ON.
Charlton, Sept. 13 (INS) - Head-on collision between a bus bound from New York to Boston, and a big trailer truck brought death today to seven persons and sent 14 to the hospital, four injured... Read MORE...

Lowell Sun -  Lowell, Massachusetts -  September 13, 1938
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Greenville, Rhode Island, USA

1890 - Famous Tree Gone
Another famous tree has fallen before the woodmans axe. It was a huge chestnut, nine feet and four inches in diameter, and stood on the old Elder Winsor Farm, near Greenville, Rhode Island. Its trunk ... Read MORE...

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Elkhart Daily Review -  Elkhart, Indiana -  September 13, 1890
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

At a funeral, enter the church quietly, and, unless you belong to the mourners, wait until they...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
Providence, Rhode Island, USA

1848 - A man in Providence, Rhode Island, bet five dollars that he could eat a large basket of peaches in one hour.
He was successful, having dispatched one hundred and fifty-two good sized peaches in fifty-two minutes.

Another man ate a basket full without betting and died in consequence - of the eating, and... Read MORE...

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National Aegis -  Massachusetts -  September 13, 1848
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1921  September 13 – White Castle hamburger restaurant opens in Wichita, Kansas, the foundation of the world's first fast food chain.

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1861  September 13 - 1st naval battle of Civil War, Union frigate "Colorado" sinks privateer "Judah" off Pensacola, Fla

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 America - Did you know? During the Civil War, John H. Wisdom became known as the Paul Revere of the South, afte rhe...Read MORE...



The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996


 Quebec - Did you know? Women wore shirts and skirts made of linen, cotton and hemp. Men wore knee breeches (pants that...Read MORE...



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