Tuesday, November 23, 2021

1801 - Death of Benedict Arnold

Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

1890 - CRUSHED BY A WALL. ONE MAN KILLED AND A NUMBER INJURED BY A BUILDING'S COLLAPSE.
Jersey City, N.J., November 22. - The walls of a new brick building in course of erection by Wells, Fargo & Co., on Pavonia Avenue, suddenly fell this morning, burying a large number of men in the... Read MORE...

St. Louis Globe-Democrat -  St Louis, Missouri -  November 23, 1890
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BENEDICT ARNOLD [From the London Monthly Magazine, for July 1801.]
Died, at his house, in Gloucester place, on Sunday, June 13, brigadier general Benedict Arnold. This singular man was a native of New England, and bread as some say, a surgeon; a profession, however... Read MORE...

The North Carolina Journal -  Halifax, North Carolina -  November 23, 1801
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Columbus, Ohio, USA

1868 - THE BURNING OF THE OHIO LUNATIC ASYLUM.
A Columbus dispatch of the 18th inst., to the Cincinnati Gazette, gives the following additional particulars of the burning of the Central Lunatic Asylum at the place:

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The Petersburg Index -  Virginia -  November 23, 1868
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Baked Potatoes - Raw potatoes pared and sliced very thin, put into a pudding dish and...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., March 9, 1881
Putnam, Connecticut, USA

1912 - NOT OVER $100,000. TOTAL LOSS OF INCENDIARY FIRE AT PUTNAM, CONN.
Putnam, Conn., Nov. 22. -- The total loss resulting from the burning of half a dozen or more buildings in the business center of the city, last night will not exceed $100,000, it is estimated today... Read MORE...

Portsmouth Herald -  Portsmouth, New Hampshire -  November 23, 1912
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1936  November 23 – The first edition of Life Magazine is published.

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1889  November 23 - Debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco)

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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 seigneurial system was a form of land settlement modelled on the French feudal system. It began ...Read MORE...



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