Wednesday, October 6, 2021

1892 - Germans not welcome

Greenfield, Saratoga, New York, USA

1838 - Stage Accident
The Albany mail stage from Greenfield, N. Y. was precipitated into the Green river, on Thursday last, by the bridge giving way. The passengers, fortunately escaped without injury, but the driver was... Read MORE...

The Sun -  Baltimore, Maryland -  October 6, 1838

Murray, Spink & Co.
Jobbers of Fancy Goods,
Show Cases in Large Variety,
26, 28, & 30 Pine Street, & 26 Hay Street,
Providence, R.I.

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Ware, Massachusetts, USA

We learn from a correspondent of the Worcester Telegraph that the most destructive fire that has ever occurred in Ware Village, visited that place on Tuesday morning. Three blocks of stores situated... Read MORE...

Barre Patriot -  Barre, Massachusetts -  October 6, 1848

Lee, Massachusetts, USA

1892 - Train Crashes into Wagon
A south-bound express on the Housatonic Railroad crashed into a wagon belonging to Capt. J. S. Barnes of Lenox at Lee, Mass., yesterday afternoon, instantly killing the occupants of the wagon. Capt.... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  October 6, 1892

Longueuil, Qu├ębec, Canada (Saint-Antoine-de-Longueuil)

1892  Germans not welcome

The Canadian town of Longueuil, it is announced has decided to prohibit any one speaking German from landing there, and keeps a fire-engine on duty to play hot water on any such intruder.

Times-Picayune -  Louisiana -  October 6, 1892

 America - Did you know? You don’t need to travel out of the country to see one of Egypt’s ancient ruins. A 3,000-year-old...Read MORE...

 Quebec - Did you know? Christmas Eve with its atmosphere of wonder offers infinite possibilities to people’s imagination....Read MORE...
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Cranston Print Works, Cranston, R.I.

T. Hill Mansfield's Physicians & Druggist
Portland, Maine
Capillaris for the Hair, Scalp & Toilet

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Died October 6