Thursday, March 11, 2021

1871 - Care for Sick Sheep

Montréal, Québec, Canada (Sault-au-Récollet) (Côte-St-Michel) (Côte-St-Paul)

1905 - Dangers of Fire Alarm Boxes
Two citizens have recently made claims against the city because they rain their heads against fire alarm boxes attached to telegraph poles; one sets forth that his hat was damaged, the other that his ... Read MORE...

The Argus -  Montreal, Quebec, Canada -  March 11, 1905
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Hargraves Mfg. Co., Soap Makers, Fall River, Mass.

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1871 - To Clean Black Silk and Ribbons
Take an equal quantity of alcohol, molasses and soft-soap. Mix them thoroughly together. Spread the ribbons or silk on the table, and rub some of the mixture well in, using a small, clean cloth. When ... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 11, 1871
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

To make a Cheshire Pork Pie for Sea.

Take some salt pork that has been boiled, cut it into thin...Read MORE...



The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy, 1796
1871 - To Fry Sweetbreads.
Let them soak a few minutes in water. Take them out, and wipe them perfectly dry. Do not cut them or split them. Put on pepper and salt. Let the pan get hot, with a very little butter or perfectly... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 11, 1871
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Buy your boots & shoes of Preble Bros., 77 Pleasant and 23 So. Main St., Fall River, Mass.

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1871 - Washing Recipe.
A correspondent furnishes the following to the Western Rural: "For two tubs of clothes, take one half tea-cup of coal-oil, and mix it thoroughly with enough soap to form a suds. Separate the white... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 11, 1871
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Saratoga Springs, New York, USA

1871 - Care for Sick Sheep. - James Smith, of Saratoga Springs, N. Y., says:
"I believe it is not generally known to farmers what to do for sheep when their ears lop, and they stand with their feet together, and their eyes run; the disease is just commencing. Catch the... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 11, 1871
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St Paul, Minnesota, USA

1881 - A Disastrous Fire - The Minnesota State House Burned.
St. Paul, Minn., March 1. - Members of the legislature were "fired out" literally to-night in a summary manner. At 9 o'clock while both houses were in session, fire was discovered in the dome of the... Read MORE...

The Emporia Weekly News -  Emporia, Kansas -  March 11, 1881
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Men

Time is precious, life short, and consequently not a single moment should be lost . Sensible men...Read MORE...



Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners... (1813). United Kingdom: J. Walker.
Windsor, Connecticut, USA (Poquonock)

1871 - Tried to Poison Her Sister
Mrs. Stiles, of Windsor, Conn., is under arrest fro sending poisoned confectionery to her sister, Mrs. E. R. Pitkin, of South Windsor, a few weeks ago. Investigation is said to prove that she was... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  March 11, 1871
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1880  Aurora
James Manchester and wife, of Wisconsin, formerly of Lervanna, in this county, have been here for the last two weeks visiting friends and relatives.

Evening Auburnian
Auburn, New York

1871  The Presbyterian Church of Truro Nova Scotia, has had but three pastors in one hundred years.
The present pastor was installed in 1838. One of the elders has held office for sixty-seven years.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

1871  Dennis, Mass., has elected four ladies upon its School Board.


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Saint Joseph, Michigan

 America - Did you know? November 7, 1916 - Jeannette Rankin of Montana is the first woman elected to the U.S. House of...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? The life of the French-Canadians in Quebec was largely agrarian. It was a system where each...Read MORE...



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