Monday, July 12, 2021

1898 - A French-Canadian Exodus. Mill Operative Scared Away from New England Villages by War Talk.

Woonsocket, Rhode Island, USA

1898 - A French-Canadian Exodus. Mill Operative Scared Away from New England Villages by War Talk.
There has been a large exodus of French-Canadian families from the mill villages of New England from the mill villages of New England since the war talk began. It may not be the fear of war alone... Read MORE...

The Spencer Reporter -  Spencer, Iowa -  July 12, 1898
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Columbus, Ohio, USA

1899 - ENGINE KILLS SIX. SEVEN MEMBERS OF AN OHIO FAMILY RUN DOWN BY TRAIN.
At Columbus, Ohio, six members of a family of seven were killed at the Woodward Avenue crossing of the Big Four Railroad. The seventh lies in a critical condition at one of the city hospitals. MR.... Read MORE...

Angola Herald -  Indiana -  July 12, 1899
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Rochester, New Hampshire, USA

1914 - SIX PERSONS KILLED WHEN TRAIN STRIKES BUCKBOARD. SINGING "NEARER, MY GOD, TO THEE," AND DID NOT HEAR WHISTLE.
Rochester, N.H., July 11. - Six persons returning from a Sunday-school picnic were killed tonight when the buckboard wagon on which they were riding was hit by a freight train on the Boston & Maine... Read MORE...

The Courier-Journal -  Louisville, Kentucky -  July 12, 1914
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Hanover, New Hampshire, USA

1888 - A HOTEL ON FIRE. NARROW ESCAPE OF THE GUESTS - THE LOSS COVERED BY INSURANCE.
Hanover, N. H., July 11. - This old college town narrowly escaped a serious calamity early this morning. About 1:30 o'clock fire was discovered in a stable adjoining the large building known as South ... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  July 12, 1888
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Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

1895 - While Two Hundred Were Injured Not One Was Killed. Accident At Atlantic City. A Miracle that There Was Not a Wholesale Slaughter.
Only One of the Injured in Danger of Death-A Rotten Wooden Pillar the Cause of the Catastrophe-Some Curious Incidents-The Collapse as Seen by an Eye Witness-Great Weight of the Crowd-List of the... Read MORE...

Sun -  Baltimore, Maryland -  July 12, 1895
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Hannibal, Missouri, USA

1958 - SEVEN KILLED IN AUTO CRASH.
Hannibal, Mo. (AP) - A head-on highway collision during pounding rain took seven lives Friday, including four children.

The victims were in a car that was crumpled by a tractor-trailer on U.S. 36. ... Read MORE...

Morning Herald -  Hagerstown, Maryland -  July 12, 1958
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South Portland, Maine, USA

1944 - MANY DIE AS PLANE CRASHES INTO CAMP.
South Portland, Me., July 11 - (AP) - A medium Army bomber crashed and exploded in a 100-unit government trailer colony late today, spewing flaming oil and gasoline over the hoes of war workers,... Read MORE...

Morning Avalanche -  Lubbock, Texas -  July 12, 1944
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Dayton, Ohio, USA

1854 - TORNADO AT DAYTON - BUILDING BLOWN DOWN - MAN KILLED BY LIGHTNING - CORNFIELDS PROSTRATED.
On Saturday a heavy storm of wind and rain passed over Dayton, doing considerable damage in the way of destroying awnings, tearing off window shutters, ripping up shingles and overthrowing chimneys.... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  July 12, 1854
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1878  July 12 - Fever epidemic in New Orleans begins, it will kill 4,500

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