Friday, August 6, 2021

1867 - Argued to Death

Greensburg, Pennsylvania, USA

1936 - BLOWOUT CAUSES BUS TO CRASH.
Greensburg, Pa., Aug. 6 - (UP) - A Great Eastern Lines bus, thrown out of control by a tire blowout, crashed off the Lincoln Highway east of here yesterday and injured its driver and 13... Read MORE...

Daily Republican -  Monongahela, Pennsylvania -  August 6, 1936
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Rexall Acid-Dyspesia Tablets
United Drug Company, Boston - St. Louis, USA
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

1844 - FRIGHTFUL RAILROAD ACCIDENT.
We learn from the Philadelphia Gazette of Saturday that the bridge on the Reading Railroad over Mill Creek near Manayunk, gave way on Friday morning as an upward train of thirty-five burden cars were ... Read MORE...

Racine Advocate -  Racine, Wisconsin -  August 6, 1844
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Augusta, Maine, USA

1868 - Destruction of a Government Building by Fire at Augusta, Me.
AUGUSTA, Me., Wednesday, Aug. 5. A building, one hundred and thirty feet long, situated on the United States Arsenal grounds, used as a stable, wood house and hospital, was destroyed this morning by... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  August 6, 1868
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Michigan City, Indiana, USA

1897 - FLAMES DO BAD WORK.
Michigan City, Ind., July 29. - At 11 o'clock Wednesday morning three men went into the oil house of the Michigan Sash & Blind company's factory bearing a lighted lantern. A quantity of benzine was... Read MORE...

Iowa Postal Card -  Fayette, Iowa -  August 6, 1897
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Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

1906 - CYCLONE STRIKES OTTAWA.
Churches Partially Unroofed and Windows Broken.

Ottawa, Aug. 6. - A cyclone struck Ottawa at 6 o'clock last night and left thousands of dollars of damage in its wake.

The day was very hot and... Read MORE...

St. Albans Daily Messenger -  St. Albans, Vermont -  August 6, 1906
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Hot Cross Buns - Take two cups of milk, three of sugar, two eggs, half teaspoonful soda,...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., August 25, 1880
Newport, Rhode Island, USA

1876 - Masonic Temple?
Two Newport, Rhode Island, antiquaries have been working away at the Old Stone null in hopes of finding a new theory. They are of opinion that it was built by Norse Freemasons as a Masonic Temple,... Read MORE...

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Cincinnati Daily Enquirer -  Cincinnati, Ohio -  August 6, 1876
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Rexpirin Brand Tablets
United Drug Company
Boston - St. Louis, USA
Found at The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City, Nevada

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Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA (Esmond) (Georgiaville)

1867 - Argued to Death
While a young clerk in the Dexter line company, at Smithfield, Rhode Island, named George Steward, and an elderly man named Lemuel Alexander, were engaged in an angry scuffle on Sunday of last week,... Read MORE...

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Albany Evening Journal -  Albany, New York -  August 6, 1867
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 America - Did you know? The deadliest hurricane in the U.S. hit Galveston, Texas, on September 8, 1900. There is no exact...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? Most of the men in New France were farmers. Life was very hard for the farmer. He was the one who...Read MORE...



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Evangelist Lutheran Church

Gold Medal Antacid Powder
S. Pfeiffer Mfg. Co.
St. Louis, Mo.
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Died August 6

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