Monday, November 28, 2022

1881 - Gingerbread

The Dress-Shield Retainers
A. R. Reese, Davenport, Iowa

The Ladies' Home Journal
July 1898

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Bath, Maine, USA

1895 - BEATEN AND ROBBED. Joseph Stevens of Five Islands Has Rough Experience with Highwayman.
Bath – Nov. 27. – Joseph Stevens, 65 years old, a prominent citizen of Five Islands, was waylaid and robbed Tuesday in Georgetown. Stevens, who is a large and powerful man, fought desperately and was ... Read MORE...

Daily Kennebec Journal -  Augusta, Maine -  November 28, 1895

Port Jervis, New York, USA

1868 - The boiler of a locomotive exploded at Port Jervis, N. Y., on the 17th, instantly killing the engineer, Fred Hardenburg.
The fireman was in front of the engine and escaped unharmed. Hardenburg was carried over the top of trees near by, and was found 150 feet from the engine, his body horribly mangled and wedged in... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  November 28, 1868

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)

1868  Train Derailment

A train on the Housatonic Railway was thrown from the track, on the 18th, by a broken rail. Every passenger was injured, Miss Sarah Hayes, of Pittsfield, Mass., seriously.

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  November 28, 1868

 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Gingerbread - One cup of molasses, one teaspoon of soda, beaten milk and molasses till...Read MORE...

The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., March 9, 1881
Barre, Vermont, USA

Considerable Alarm Felt in Montreal, Particularly in the Narrow Streets - Buildings Tremble and the Inmates Flee in Fright - Residents of Malone... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  November 28, 1893

Swan's Down Prepared Cake Flour
Makes Delicious Angel Food and Other Cakes
Costs only 2 cents a cake

Igleheart Bros.
Dapartment C.
Evansville, Ind.

The Ladies' Home Journal
June 1898

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Fall River, Massachusetts, USA

Fall River (Mass.) Mills Systematically Robbed by Operatives.
Fall River, Mass., Nov. 28. - Investigation into alleged wholesale thefts from the American Printing company and the Algonquin Printing... Read MORE...

The Indiana Gazette -  Indiana, Pennsylvania -  November 28, 1913

Portland, Maine, USA (Deering)

1870 - Train Accident
Thursday afternoon as the five o'clock train on the Portland & Rochester road was making up at the depot in Portland, Walter Mace, a lad eight years old, and son of Mr. John Mace, baggage master, on... Read MORE...

Bangor Daily Whig and Courier -  Bangor, Maine -  November 28, 1870

1729  November 28 - Natchez Indians massacre 138 Frenchmen, 35 French women, and 56 children at Fort Rosalie, near the site of modern-day Natchez, Mississippi.

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1868  Lawrence (Mass.) factory hands have a free reading-room, and 8,000 volumes in their library.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

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 America - Did you know? June 25, 1876 - Lt. Col. George A. Custer's regiment is wiped out by Sioux Indians under Sitting...Read MORE...

 Quebec - Did you know? The chief festivities in New France occurred at Michaelmas, Christmas, Easter, and May Day. On...Read MORE...

Daily Life in New France ( french/ daily_life_in_new_france.htm)
 Picture of the Day

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The New Pet of the Household
The Most Perfect Oil Stove Made

Automatic Blue Flame Cooker
Central Oil and gas Stove Company
210 School St., Gardner, Mass.

The Ladies' Home Journal
April 1898

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Died November 28