Saturday, October 10, 2020

1890 - FISHING FOR TURTLES. When the Shell-Backed Monster Bites Run Like a Steer.

Catskill, New York, USA

1903 - CATSKILL BRIDGE COLLAPSES. FIVE MEN GO DOWN WITH THE WRECK AND TWO OF THEM DROWN.
Catskill, Oct. 9 - While a hundred spectators were on the lower village bridge to-day watching the most destructive freshet seen here in thirty years a brick barge broke from its fastenings and... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  October 10, 1903
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Women Know the vital importance of pure food and drink. That accounts for the success of

Blanke's Kofeko
The original malted grain coffee

C. F. Blanke & Co., St. Louis, U.S.A.

The Ladies' Home Journal
February 1898

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Newtown, Connecticut, USA (Sandy Hook)

1902 - ONE DEAD IN TRAIN COLLISION
DANBURY, Conn., Oct. 9. - One person dead and more than a score injured is the result of a head-on collision of the Highland division of the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad at 7:25 this... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  October 10, 1902
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Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA (Valley Falls) (Ashton) (Cumberland Hill)

1890 - FISHING FOR TURTLES. When the Shell-Backed Monster Bites Run Like a Steer.
Terrapin or turtle farms are run in the South and on the Pacific coast, but the business has only been tried in New England as an experiment. As experiments, many of these have been failures, so far... Read MORE...

Hornellsville Weekly Tribune -  Hornellsville, New York -  October 10, 1890
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Apple Jam - Peel and core the apples, cut in thin slices and put them in a preserving kettle ...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., November 24, 1880
Lewiston, Maine, USA

1869 - TELEGRAMS. TERRIFIC HURRICANE AT EASTPORT, ME. Great Destruction of Property and Life. THE STORM IN MAINE.
...LEWISTON, Me., Oct.9.---The Evening Journal has a report of a great freshet on Swift River, in Oxford County, showing a rise of thirty-six feet in twelve hours in that stream, which is a tributary ... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  October 10, 1869
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"Dueber Grand" Ladies' and Gentlemen's Riding Wheel
The Only Strictly High-Grade Bicycle Made in America
Price, $55.00 Net Cash

The Dueber Watch Works
Canton, Ohio, U.S.A.

The Ladies' Home Journal
February 1898

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Chicago, Illinois, USA

1871 - October 8-10 - Fire Destroys 18,000 Buildings in Chicago

The Chicago Fire - "YOU ARE THERE"
ChicagoFD1 (www.youtube.com)

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www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/state-history-timeline/ illinois.html
October 10, 1871
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Westerly, Rhode Island, USA (Watch Hill) (Misquamicut)

1897 - Died at 108
Mrs. Charlotte Leclair of Westerly, R. I., died yesterday morning at the age of 108 years and six months. She was born in La Prairie, a small town in Quebec. Five generations of her descendants are... Read MORE...

Springfield Republican -  Springfield, Massachusetts -  October 10, 1897
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

If you expect a friend to meet you at the end of your journey, sit near the door of the steam-boat...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
Woodbridge, Connecticut, USA (Amity)

1878 - Strange Fire
The wife of a hard working German farmer at Woodbridge, Conn., during her husband's absence last Saturday, accidentally set her clothes on fire. She rushed to the stable and threw herself on to the... Read MORE...

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New Hampshire Sentinel -  New Hampshire -  October 10, 1878
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1893  October 10 – The first car number plates appear in Paris, France.

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1928  October 10 - The temperature at Minneapolis, MN, reached 90 degrees, their latest such reading of record.

The Weather Channel

 America - Did you know? 1774: First Continental Congressmeets in Philadelphia, with 56 delegates representing every colony...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? The habitant liked to be near his fellows, partly for his own safety against marauding redskins,...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
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Visit Stoughton, Massachusetts, USA!

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


Stoughton Square (1913)

Carpets by Mail
The Russell Carpet Co.
Chicago, Ill.

The Ladies' Home Journal
March 1898

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Died October 10

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