Sunday, March 14, 2021

1944 - Dental Decay Not Caused by Sugar

1944 - Black-out Will Be March 26
The next black out will not be next Sunday as stated yesterday but March 26. The state committee gave two weeks advance notice instead of one - with commendable foresight inasmuch as the event will... Read MORE...

The Berkshire Evening Eagle -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  March 14, 1944
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Mellwood Whisky
Kentucky Distilleries & Warehouse Co., Louisville, Kentucky

Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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London, England

1944 - Italian Prisoners Strike for Beer
LONDON (AP) - Italian prisoners of war went on strike today at camp in southern England because their beer ration of half a pint daily was stopped. The prisoners refused to go to work in the fields,... Read MORE...

The Berkshire Evening Eagle -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  March 14, 1944
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1944 - Extinction of Man Deemed Unlikely
NEW YORK - Knowledge will probably save mankind from eventual extinction like that which overtook the dinosaur and other creatures of past ages. This is the opinion of Dr Alex Hidricka noted... Read MORE...

The Berkshire Evening Eagle -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  March 14, 1944
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1944 - Dental Decay Not Caused by Sugar
NEW YORK - One of the greatest deterrents to the use of sugar and sugar-containing products is the popular misconception that sugar harms the teeth of both children and adults.

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The Berkshire Evening Eagle -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  March 14, 1944
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cream of Artichoke Soup - Take four medium-sized fresh artichokes; wash, boil until tender,...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, June 1898

Perry Davis' cough medicine
New York, New York
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

1889 - Largest Spectacle Factory in the World
Southbridge, Mass., has the largest spectacle factory in the world. More than 3/ 4 of the gold spectacles and eyeglasses made in this country are made in Southbridge, one company alone in that town... Read MORE...

The Indiana Democrat -  Indiana, Pennsylvania -  March 14, 1889
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

Never repeat to a person with whom you converse, any unpleasant speech you may have heard...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
Kansas City, Missouri, USA

1895 - FIRE AT KANSAS CITY. Property to the Value of $300,000 or $350,000 Go Up in the Flames. WAS AIDED BY A HIGH WIND.
In One Hour Nothing but Walls and Burning Debris Remained to Mark the Place Where the Building Stood - Western Newspaper Union and the Western Type Foundry Principal Sufferers.

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Fort Wayne News -  Fort Wayne, Indiana -  March 14, 1895
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1932  March 14 – George Eastman, founder of Kodak, commits suicide.

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1891  March 14 – In New Orleans, a lynch mob storms the Old Parish Prison and lynches 11 Italians arrested but found innocent of the murder of Police Chief David Hennessy.

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1964  March 14 - Dallas, Texas; Jack Ruby sentenced to death for Lee Harvey Oswald's murder

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1960  March 14 - 14 die in a train crash in Bakersfield Calif

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 America - Did you know? December 2, 1899 - U.S. acquires American Samoa by treaty with Great Britain and Germany.

 Quebec - Did you know? Have you ever wondered why there are often no very old tombstones in the cemteries of Canada/ New...Read MORE...



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Arbutus Park, No. 2, Sturbridge, Mass.

Valerian
put up by Allaire-Woodward & Co., Peoria, Ill.
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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Died March 14

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