Wednesday, November 30, 2022

1892 - TO ETERNITY ! FOUR PEOPLE KILLED INSTANTLY BY TRAIN NO. 5. A CROSSING HORROR. AN ACCIDENT THE ENGINEER DID NOT SEE. THREE CORPSES ON THE ENGINE PILOT. THE GHASTLY DISCOVERY MADE WHEN THE TRAIN REACHED THE DEPOT.

Elmira, New York, USA

1892 - TO ETERNITY ! FOUR PEOPLE KILLED INSTANTLY BY TRAIN NO. 5. A CROSSING HORROR. AN ACCIDENT THE ENGINEER DID NOT SEE. THREE CORPSES ON THE ENGINE PILOT. THE GHASTLY DISCOVERY MADE WHEN THE TRAIN REACHED THE DEPOT.
WHAT THE ENGINEER SAYS.
HE WAS GETTING HIS DINNER PAIL OUT WHEN THE TRAIN PASSED OVER THE CROSSING - THE VICTIMS, RESIDENTS OF THE COUNTY - ONE YOUNG MAN INJURED BUT WILL PROBABLY... Read MORE...

Star Gazette -  Elmira, New York -  December 1, 1892
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1888  President of Switzerland Dead.

BERNE, Nov. 28. - M. Hertenstein, President of Switzerland, who underwent the amputation of his right leg last week because of disease of the arteries, is dead.

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  December 1, 1888
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

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The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., September 29, 1880

Waterloo Organs.
Best in the World
Manfd by Malcom Love & Co.
For Sale by
C. W. Blodgett,
Brockport, N.Y.

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Oil City, Pennsylvania, USA

1889 - A TERRIFIC EXPLOSION. A NITRO-GLYCERINE MAGAZINE BLOWN UP - SEVERAL DEATHS.
Oil City, Pa., Nov. 30. - An explosion of nitro-glycerine occurred in a suburb at two o'clock this afternoon in which two brothers, sons of a widow named FISHER -- JAMES, aged eighteen, and CHARLES,... Read MORE...

Burlington Hawk-Eye -  Iowa -  December 1, 1889
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Portland, Oregon, USA

1922 - FOUR ARE DEAD IN HOTEL FIRE.
Portland, Oregon, Dec. 1. - Four men lost their lives in a fire today in the Ben Hur Hotel formerly known as the Oak Hotel in the business district here. None of the dead had been identified several... Read MORE...

The Newark Advocate -  Newark, Ohio -  December 1, 1922
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Denver, Colorado, USA

1901 - DENVER CITY HALL BURNS. Large Number of Valuable Records Supposed to Have Been Consumed.
Denver, Col., Nov. 30. - Fire, tonight destroyed the Denver city hall, including, probably, a large amount of valuable records. The fire is supposed to have been caused by defective electric wiring.... Read MORE...

Davenport Daily Republican -  Davenport, Iowa -  December 1, 1901
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Men

Whatever language a person uses, he should speak it in its greatest purity , and according to the...Read MORE...



Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners... (1813). United Kingdom: J. Walker.
Charlton, Massachusetts, USA (Charlton City) (Charlton Depot)

1875 - A Fast Train Accident.
A remarkable accident occurred to a passenger on the fast train from Boston on Monday. The Springfield Union says that soon after the train passed Charlton, he attempted to go from one car to... Read MORE...

Hartford Daily Courant -  Hartford, Connecticut -  December 1, 1875
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1888  Jewet Dargenton, proprietor of a boarding house at Amesbury, Mass., shot his wife on the 27th and then killed himself. Jealousy prompted the act.


St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

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1888  The wire works of Morse & Whyte at Brookline, Mass., burned on the 24th. Loss $50,000; covered by insurance.


St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

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1888  On the 24th John Roche and Patrick Cavanaugh, while at work on the chimney of the new Pacific mills at Lawrence, Mass., fell 120 feet with the elevator. Neither was killed but both are seriously injured.


St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

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1909  December 1 - 1st Christmas Club payment made, to Carlisle Trust Co, Pa

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 Quebec - Did you know? Quebec has a rich, distinctive French-Canadian cuisine. Popular dishes include tourtière (a meat...Read MORE...



Countries and Their Cultures - French-Canadians (www.everyculture.com)
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