Monday, September 14, 2020

1934 - Communist Plot Rumored To Dynamite Water Supply


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Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA (Valley Falls) (Ashton) (Cumberland Hill)

1934 - Communist Plot Rumored To Dynamite Water Supply
CUMBERLAND, R.I., Sept. 14. - (UP) - Unconfirmed rumors of a communist plot to dynamite Pawtucket's water supply spread today and police guards were assigned to the reservoir at Diamond Hill in this... Read MORE...

The Evening Standard -  Uniontown, Pennsylvania -  September 14, 1934
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Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

1830  Water Snakes

Mr. Ephraim Wheelock, of Southbridge, Mass. while mowing, came in contact with a large water snake, measuring 3 feet 9 inches. After killing it, he cut it open, and found it to contain 43 live ones.

Huron Reflector -  Norwalk, Ohio -  September 14, 1830
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Grean Pea Soup - Shell two quarts of fresh green peas; wash the shells, and cover them with...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898
Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA

1895 - THE USUAL RESULT. Green Bay Young Man Injured While Alighting from a Train.
Green Bay, Wis., Sept. 9. - [Special.] - David Anderson and two companions jumped from a slowly moving Chicago & North-Western train Saturday night. Anderson missed his footing and fell, striking his ... Read MORE...

Centralia Enterprise and Tribune -  Centralia, Wisconsin -  September 14, 1895
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Seth Norwood & Co
Manufacturers of Fine Shoes, Beverly, Mass

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Columbia, South Carolina, USA

1942 - SEVEN KILLED WHEN BIG ARMY BOMBER CRASHES. PLANE PLUNGES INTO GROUND WHILE LANDING.
Columbia, S.C., Sept. 13 (AP) - Four officers and three enlisted men were killed in the crash of an Army bomber Sunday a mile from the Columbia Army Air Base.

The plane, stationed at the base, was ... Read MORE...

Albuquerque Journal -  Albuquerque, New Mexico -  September 14, 1942
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Sioux City, Iowa, USA

1916 - SIOUX CITY BOY BURNS TO DEATH PROTEGE OF CONGRESSMAN LATTA LOSES LIFE WHEN HOUSE IS SET ON FIRE.
Sioux City, Sept. 14. - An arson gang seeking revenge for some unknown reason is suspected of having set fire to the residence of the late Congressman J. B. Latta at 3 a. m. today causing the death... Read MORE...

Iowa City Daily Citizen -  Iowa City, Iowa -  September 14, 1916
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Bangor, Maine, USA

1889 - FOREST FIRES IN MAINE.
County Roads Impossible on Account of the Heat - Blazes Elsewhere.

Bangor, Me., Sept. 13. - It has now been more than a month since a single drop of rain fell in this section. Yesterday Bangor,... Read MORE...

The Sunday Inter Ocean -  Chicago, Illinois -  September 14, 1889
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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
1864 - Pasteurization is invented (Louis Pasteur, France)
Perfect Pasteurization Means Perfect Protection

Pasturization is simply heating milk - not boiling it.

By raising the temperature of the milk to 145 degrees Fahrenheit and keeping it at that... Read MORE...

The Evening Herald -  Klamath Falls, Oregon -  September 14, 1925
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1876  September 14 - A little girl died at Barnard, Vermont, the other day by paralysis caused by the poison in colored stockings which she had been in the habit of wearing.


Juniata Sentinel and Republican
Mifflintown, Pennsylvania

1937  September 14 - The mercury soared to 92 degrees at Seattle, WA, a record for September.

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1886  September 14 - George K Anderson of Memphis, Tennessee patents typewriter ribbon

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 America - Did you know? Observation of foreign travelers to America: "Why is bread in the USA so sweet? Sandwich bread,...Read MORE...



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 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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