Sunday, August 1, 2021

1923 - SUES FOR HUSBAND'S DEATH FROM LIQUOR

Tupper Lake, New York, USA

1899 - A NEW YORK TOWN DESTROYED. FIRE LEAVES BUT A FEW BUILDINGS STANDING IN TUPPER LAKE VILLAGE - HUNDREDS ARE HOMELESS.
Malone, N. Y., July 31. - The village of Tupper Lake was almost entirely wiped out by fire in a few hours Sunday morning. Save two hotels, the Opera House, Catholic Church, and a few straggling... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  August 1, 1899
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Who has the Oldest Sewing Machine?
A new "Singer" given in exchange for it

The Singer Manufacturing Co.
New York City

Ladies' Home Journal
February 1898

Visit Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam) (Washington Heights)!

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

1957  August 1 - 1st commercial building heated by Sun (Albuquerque NM)

The Bridgers and Paxton Office Building in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is the first commercial building to be heated by solar energy. It is now listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

historyorb.com
August 1, 1957
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Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, USA

1940 - "HUMAN ELEMENT" BLAMED FOR RAILROAD WRECK; FORTY-THREE KILLED IN CRASH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. RIDERS IN COACH ALL MET DEATH.
No One Escaped from Flames After "Doodle-Bug" Crashed Into On-Coming Freight Train.

Cuyahoga Falls, O., Aug. 1 (U.P.) - The head-on collision of a freight train and a self-propelled passenger car... Read MORE...

Piqua Daily Call -  Ohio -  August 1, 1940
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Thompson, Connecticut, USA (North Grosvenordale) (Quinebaug)

1923 - SUES FOR HUSBAND'S DEATH FROM LIQUOR
New London, Conn., July 31 - Mrs. Domicelle Anton, widow of Joseph Anton, of North Grosvenordale, this state, is bringing suit for $15,000 charging that alleged whisky which her husband bought from... Read MORE...

The Portsmouth Herald -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire -  August 1, 1923
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Delicious Strawberry Dumplings - Put one pint of flour into a bowl; add to it half a...Read MORE...



The Ladies' Home Journal, May 1898
1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium
August 1, 1914 - Germany declares war on Russia. France and Belgium begin full mobilization.

August 3, 1914 - Germany declares war on France, and invades neutral Belgium. Britain then sends an... Read MORE...

www.historyplace.com/ worldhistory/ firstworldwar
August 1, 1914
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Yellow Dock Root
put up by Allaire-Woodward & Co., Peoria, Ill.

Visit Peoria, Illinois, USA!

Wallingford, Connecticut, USA

1878 - The Tornado at Wallingford, Conn., in 1878.
During the last of July and the first of August, 1878, showers with thunder and lightning occurred almost daily, and on some of the days there were several disastrous ones. For two or three weeks... Read MORE...

August 1, 1878
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Pownal, Vermont, USA

1883 - WRECK AND FIRE. Two Freight Trains Collide in Vermont.
At Least Four Employes Killed-The Wreck on Fire.
NORTH ADAMS, Mass., Aug. 1 - At 9:20 this morning a freight train of the Troy and Boston Road collided, about half way between Petersburgh Junction... Read MORE...

Boston Journal -  Boston, Massachusetts -  August 1, 1883
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1914  August 1 - New York Stock Exchange closed due to war in Europe, where nearly all stock exchanges are already closed.

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 America - Did you know? May 30, 1854 - Congress passes the Kansas-Nebraska Act, establishing the territories of Kansas and...Read MORE...



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 Quebec - Did you know? The habitant was inordinately fond of sour milk. Tea was scarce and costly. Brandy was imported in...Read MORE...



Daily Life in New France (www.chroniclesofamerica.com/ french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
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Visit Saratoga Springs, New York, USA!

Discover the people who lived there, the places they visited and the stories they shared.


The Start, Saratoga Race Track, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Burpee Farm Annual for 1898
The Leading American Seed Catalogue
W. Atlee Burpee & Co., Philadelpha

Ladies' Home Journal
January 1898

Visit Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA!

Died August 1

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