Sunday, July 18, 2021

1899 - SUSPENDER SAVED HIS LIFE - Discharged Soldier Attempts to Kill a Bank Runner

1924 - Carl Adler Hurt in Auto Collision
Motorcycle Meets Car at Hawley Curve

Carl Adler, son of Charles Adler, met with a serious accident Thursday night when riding his motorcycle towards Hawley. Ed Feige, Jr. and Fred March were... Read MORE...

The North Adams Transcript -  North Adams, Massachusetts -  Fri., July 18, 1924
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1890s
Clipper Mower
Chadborn & Coldwell Mfg. Co.
Newburgh, N.Y.

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Marietta, Ohio, USA

1907 - HEAVY DAMAGE BY A STORM.
Marietta,O., July 18. - Marietta was the center of a storm Wednesday afternoon which did $50,000 damage in Washington county. Half a mile back of town there was a cloudburst flooding the suburb of... Read MORE...

Repository -  Canton, Ohio -  July 18, 1907
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Sabattus, Maine, USA (Webster)

1911 - Lake View Park Bathers
SABATIS, Me. - Frank Lombard who has done so much toward making Lake View Park a pleasant spot, is now building a bath house for the benefit of those who may care to take advantage of the fine... Read MORE...

Lewiston Evening Journal -  Lewiston, Maine -  July 18, 1911
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Cleveland, Ohio, USA

1901 - Bath Tub Famine is the Latest. Plumbers Are Entirely Unable to Supply the Demand. Extensive Building Operations Cause the Scarcity.
There is a crying need of bath tubs in Cleveland. In fact a bath tub famine has been in progress in this city for some time and also in almost every city in the United States, where building... Read MORE...

Plain Dealer -  Ohio -  July 18, 1901
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Beef Olives.

Cut slices from a fat rump of beef six inches long and half an inch thick, beat...Read MORE...



The Virginia Housewife or Methodical Cook, 1828

1890s
Heinz's Keystone Brand Sweet Pickles
Pittsburgh, Penn.

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New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

1899 - SUSPENDER SAVED HIS LIFE - Discharged Soldier Attempts to Kill a Bank Runner
New Orleans, July 17. - Charles E. Rockel, runner for the Metropolitan bank, had just entered the bank today to begin his duties, when Englehart Biber, a discharged soldier, slipped up behind him,... Read MORE...

The Atlanta Constitution -  Atlanta, Georgia -  July 18, 1899
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1867 - Why Do German Women Make Good Wives
The culinary art forms a part of the education of women in Germany. The well-to-do tradesman, like the mechanic, takes pride in seeing his daughters good housekeepers. - To effect this, the girl on... Read MORE...

Pittsfield Sun -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  July 18, 1867
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Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

1889 - FATAL CISTERN GASES. SUCCESSIVE RESCUERS DROP IN AND DROWN WITH FIRST VICTIM.
Lincoln, Neb., July 17. - This afternoon four men lost their lives in this city under peculiar circumstances. A watch was dropped into cesspool and the men were endeavoring to recover it. They dug a... Read MORE...

Boston Daily Globe -  Boston, Massachusetts -  July 18, 1889
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Ladies

When in the car if you find the exertion of talking painful, say so frankly; your escort cannot be...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
Michigan City, Indiana, USA

1913 - FIRE PERILS TOWN. MICHIGAN CITY, IND., IS THREATENED BEFORE BLAZE IS UNDER CONTROL. LOSS PLACED AT $1,000,000.
Flames Rage in Huge Lumber Yards - Dynamite and Salt Used to Stop Spread of Flames - Aid Summoned From Nearby Cities.

Michigan City, Ind., July 15 - This city suffered a property loss of over... Read MORE...

The Hamburg Reporter -  Iowa -  July 18, 1913
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1908 July 18, 1908: Fireworks banned in Cleveland, Ohio

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1968  July 18 - The Intel Corporation is founded in Santa Clara, California

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 America - Did you know? 1849 - Harriet Tubman escapes from slavery and becomes one of the most effective and celebrated...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? The habitant had a profound belief in the supernatural, and was prone to associate miraculous...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
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Steamer Plymouth at Fox Point

1890s
w. D. Chandler, Photographer
St. Albans, Vt.

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