Saturday, July 2, 2022

1917 - 8 PERSONS KILLED IN NIAGARA PLUNGE. MORE THAN A SCORE INJURED AS A CROWDED CAR OVERTURNS INTO WHIRLPOOL RAPIDS. WASHOUT CAUSED DISASTER.

1896 - Careless Shooting
A fire arm in the hands of somebody came very near causing trouble on River street Tuesday evening. The family of Henry Feige were in their house when suddenly a report was heard and a shot came... Read MORE...

The Berkshire Eagle -  Pittsfield, Massachusetts -  July 2, 1896
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Pease Round Head Venetian Blinds
The Pease Co.
Cincinnati, Ohio

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September 1898

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1896 - MRS. STOWE IS DEAD - Author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin" Passes Away. A VICTIM OF PARALYSIS. Had Been in Feeble Health for Many Years.
Her Master Work Has been Read in Every Language and is Immortal.

Hartford, Conn., July 1. - Special Telegram. - Harriet Beecher Stowe passed away at 12:10 o'clock at her home on Forest street.... Read MORE...

The Inter Ocean -  Chicago, Illinois -  July 2, 1896
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1900 - July 2 - The first zeppelin flight is carried out over Lake Constance near Friedrichshafen, Germany.
The first Zeppelin airship was designed by Ferdinand, Graf von Zeppelin, a retired German army officer, and made its initial flight from a floating hangar on Lake Constance, near Friedrichshafen,... Read MORE...

britannica.com
July 2, 1900
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Apple Jam - Peel and core the apples, cut in thin slices and put them in a preserving kettle ...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., November 24, 1880

Toy Electric Railway

The Carlisle & Finch Co.
Cincinnati, Ohio

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December 1898

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Niagara Falls, New York, USA

1917 - 8 PERSONS KILLED IN NIAGARA PLUNGE. MORE THAN A SCORE INJURED AS A CROWDED CAR OVERTURNS INTO WHIRLPOOL RAPIDS. WASHOUT CAUSED DISASTER.
CAR TURNED TURTLE IN 10 FEET OF WATER - MANY PINNED DOWN BY SEATS - REPORT SOME MISSING.

Niagara Falls, N. Y., July 1. - A Belt Line car on the Great Gorge Route left the rails, plunged down a... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  July 2, 1917
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Nampa, Idaho, USA

1937 - PREMATURE FOURTH BLAST KILLS FOUR
By United Press.

NAMPA, Idaho, July 2. - This town's Fourth of July celebration was ended abruptly today after an explosion of fireworks in a drug store that killed four and injured more than 20... Read MORE...

The Daily Courier -  Connellsville, Pennsylvania -  July 2, 1937
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Men

Orthography, or spelling well, is so absolutely necessary for a man of letters or a gentleman ,...Read MORE...



Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners... (1813). United Kingdom: J. Walker.
Seymour, Connecticut, USA (Humphreysville)

1889 - THE NAUGATUCK BLOCKED WRECK OF A NEW HAVEN FREIGHT.
Eleven Loaded Cars Piled Up End Over End Near Seymour - As Imperfect Wheel Probably the Cause - No One Hurt - Some of the Train Hands Narrowly Escape Injury.

WATERBURY, Conn., July 2. - In... Read MORE...

The New Haven Evening Register -  New Haven, Connecticut -  July 2, 1889
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1939  July 2 – Theodore Roosevelt's head is dedicated at Mount Rushmore.

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1937  July 2 - A guard takes his place at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Washington, D.C.; continuous guard has been maintained there ever since.

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1843  July 2 - An alligator reportedly fell from the sky onto Anson Street in Charleston, SC, during a thunderstorm.

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1898  HOTEL AT ROANOKE BURNED.
Roanoke, Va., July 1. -- The Hotel Roanoke was destroyed by fire this afternoon. Loss, $100,000.

The Daily Review
Decatur, Illinois

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 America - Did you know? Self-emptying Lake George (Alaska) is the best known curiosity of its kind. A dam of ice forms each ...Read MORE...



The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996


 Quebec - Did you know? It is the old custom in French Canada (originating in Europe) to bury the dead in the church...Read MORE...



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Congregational Church

Kid Gloves Cost Money

Hudson Rubber Company, Dayton, Ohio

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September 1898

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