Monday, October 5, 2020

1900 - STILL A MYSTERY. Jessie Cobb's Murderer and His Motive Are Not Yet Revealed. LEWISTON POLICE ON THE ALERT. Several of Dead Girls Friends In Sabbattus Interviewed. WHERE IS FRED BROOKS?


Wm. H. Wiley & Son, Hartford, Conn.

The Ladies' Home Journal
March 1898

Visit Hartford, Connecticut, USA!

Boise, Idaho, USA

1899 - BASEMENT FIRE THREATENS THE ODD FELLOWS BLOCK
Another of the best business blocks of the city was threatened with destruction from a basement fire. It was the Odd Fellow block. A fire was started in some unknown manner in the basement under the... Read MORE...

Idaho Daily Statesman -  Boise, Idaho -  October 5, 1899
Comments


Bradford, Massachusetts, USA*

1883 - BROKEN LEG - Accident at the Paper Mill, Bradford.
On Thursday afternoon, T. M. Smith of So. Boston, while adjusting an iron crane at the paper mill, Bradford, fell a distance of several feet, breaking his left leg below the knee. The bone was set by ... Read MORE...

Daily Evening Bulletin -  Haverhill, Massachusetts -  October 5, 1883
Comments


Georgetown, Massachusetts, USA

1883 - Injured His Eye
While the Georgetown steamer was playing, Henry Mack, who was assisting in holding the nozzle, for a moment had his attentions called off, during which in some way the hose turned bringing the stream ... Read MORE...

Daily Evening Bulletin -  Haverhill, Massachusetts -  October 5, 1883
Comments


 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cream Cheese - Put three pints of milk to a half pint of cream, warm and put in a little...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., July 12, 1882
Lewiston, Maine, USA

1900 - STILL A MYSTERY. Jessie Cobb's Murderer and His Motive Are Not Yet Revealed. LEWISTON POLICE ON THE ALERT. Several of Dead Girls Friends In Sabbattus Interviewed. WHERE IS FRED BROOKS?
The veil which covers the crime connected with the Jessie Cobb case, has not yet been raised. There is no longer any doubt but that it was murder, but now the people are interested to know who the... Read MORE...

For the rest of the Jessie Cobb story, visit: https://greenerpasture.com/Ancestors/Androscoggin
The Lewiston Daily Sun -  Lewiston, Maine -  Friday Morning, October 5, 1900
Comments



The Hartford Rubber Works Co., Hartford, Conn.

The Ladies' Home Journal
March 1898

Visit Hartford, Connecticut, USA!

Sandwich, Massachusetts, USA (East Sandwich) (Forestdale)

1883 - An Old Lady Burned to Death.
SANDWICH, Mass., Oct. 4.- Mrs. Sally Ransted, widow of the late John Ransted, aged 80, and an invalid, was burned to death today, her clothing taking fire from an open grate. She was alone in the... Read MORE...

Daily Evening Bulletin -  Haverhill, Massachusetts -  October 5, 1883
Comments


Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA (Ayers Village)

1883 - Serious Accident
While the steamers were playing at Washington square, Thursday, Herbert Swett, a lad 15 years of age, in climbing down from the building occupied by W. E. Morse, stove dealer, Merrimac street, had... Read MORE...

Daily Evening Bulletin -  Haverhill, Massachusetts -  October 5, 1883
Comments


1892  October 5 - The Dalton Gang, attempting to rob 2 banks in Coffeyville, Kansas, is shot by the townspeople; only Emmett Dalton, with 23 wounds, survives, to spend 14 years in prison.

www.wikipedia.org

1786  October 5 - The famous "Pumpkin Flood" occurred on the Delaware and Susquehanna Rivers. Harrisburg PA reported a river stage of twenty-two feet. The heavy rains culminated a wet season.

WeatherForYou.com

 America - Did you know? In 1664, the English seized New Amsterdam (city and colony) from the Dutch and renamed it New York.

 Quebec - Did you know? In New France, the habitant"s homes were commonly built of felled timber or of rough-hewn stone,...Read MORE...



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

Visit Meriden, Connecticut, USA!

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


Colony Street (1907)

A Merry Meal Makes Good Digestion
There's delight and health in a dish of Van Camp's Boston Baked Pork and Beans

Van Camp Packing Co., Indianapolis, Ind.

The Ladies' Home Journal
January 1898

Visit Indianapolis, Indiana, USA!

Died October 5

Read MORE...

No comments: