Monday, July 5, 2021

1887 - KILLED BY A ROCKET. TERRIBLE ACCIDENT TO AN UPLAND LADY.


The St. James Hotel, Jacksonville, Florida

Boston Evening Transcript
Boston, Massachusetts
January 30, 1890


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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

To stuff and roast a Turkey or Fowl.

One pound soft wheat bread, three ounces beef suet, three...Read MORE...



Amelia Simmons’ American Cookery, 1814
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

1872 - Railroad Accident in Tennessee
Knoxville, Tenn., July 4. - The eastern-bound passenger train due at Knoxville at noon to-day, met with an accident fifteen miles from this city. The engine ran over a cow, throwing it from the... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  July 5, 1872
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Canute Water

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
March 14, 1944

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Chester, Pennsylvania, USA

1887 - KILLED BY A ROCKET. TERRIBLE ACCIDENT TO AN UPLAND LADY.
Chester, Pa. - The wagonload of fireworks accidentally exploded and a flying missile does terrible work among the spectators, a horrible death.

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Chester Times -  Chester, Pennsylvania -  July 5, 1887
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Saranac Lake, New York, USA

1925 - SEVEN PEOPLE BURN TO DEATH. PERISHED IN AN APARTMENT HOUSE FIRE AT SARANAC LAKE, N.Y.
By The Associated Press.
Saranac Lake, N. Y., July 4. - Seven persons lost their lives in a fire which swept a three-story wooden apartment house here early today, either trapping the victims in... Read MORE...

The Davenport Democrat and Leader -  Davenport, Iowa -  July 5, 1925
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Newburgh, New York, USA

1894 - ACCIDENTS ON TROLLEY ROADS. - Five Persons Hurt at Newburg
NEWBURG, July 4. - A trolley care here to-night struck a wagon containing five persons, only one of whom escaped injury.

The injured are:

BERFE, Lionel, 53 Walker Street, New-York, cut about... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  July 5, 1894
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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
New Rochelle, New York, USA

1911 - Breaks His Neck Diving. Dared Fate in Same Place His Brother Was Killed Three Years Ago.
Special to The New York Times.
New Rochelle, N.Y., July 4.-At the same spot where his brother, Fred was killed in a similar manner three years ago, Waldorf Miller, 21 years old, of Clinton Avenue,... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  July 5, 1911
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1777  July 5 - St. Clair surrenders Fort Ticonderoga to the British



1937  July 5 - The canned precooked meat product Spam is introduced by the Hormel company in the United States

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1865  July 5 - The U.S. Secret Service is founded.

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1900  July 5 - A spectacular three day fire began when a bolt of lightning struck a refinery in Bayonne NJ.

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1891  July 5 - Sixteen horses were killed by hail, and many more have to be put to death due to injuries from a hailstorm at Rapid City, SD.

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 America - Did you know? Snake Alley, the most crooked street in the world, can be found in Burlington, Iowa.

 Quebec - Did you know? In New France, a seigneur's home was sometimes built of timber but more often of stone, with...Read MORE...



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Pillsbury's Soy Golden Bake Mix

Exciting Muffin with SOY!

The Berkshire Evening Eagle
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
March 14, 1944

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Died July 5

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