Monday, November 21, 2022

1900 - TURKEY FOR THE PRESIDENT - A Rhode Island Bird Picked Out for Thanksgiving at the White House

Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA (Globe) (Lensdale) (Saundersdale) (Shuttleville)

1901 - Nearly $600,000. Amount Paid in Wages Annually By Southbridge Firms. Importance and Vastness of the Business of Optical Goods Manufactures.
George W. Wells, Head of the American Optical Company, Says the Proposed French Reciprocity Treaty Would be a Menace to the Industry.

Senator Henry Cabot Lodge, in his much-talked-of reciprocity...

The Boston Globe -  Boston, Massachusetts -  Thu, November 21, 1901

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Canfield, Ohio

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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes


Two cupfuls of sugar, one cupful of butter, three eggs three cupsful of flour, one...Read MORE...

The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Connecticut, October 27, 1880
Westerly, Rhode Island, USA (Watch Hill) (Misquamicut)

1900 - TURKEY FOR THE PRESIDENT - A Rhode Island Bird Picked Out for Thanksgiving at the White House
PROVIDENCE, R. I. The Westerly turkey king has picked out the turkey which it is expected will grace President McKinley's table at the White House on Thanksgiving Day. The turkey is a... Read MORE...

The Reading Eagle -  Reading, Pennsylvania -  November 21, 1900

1902  November 21 - 1st night football game, Philadelphia Athletics beats Kanaweola AC, 39-0

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1847  November 21 - Steamer "Phoenix" is lost on Lake Michigan, kills 200

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1922  November 21 – Rebecca Felton of Georgia takes the oath of office, becoming the first woman United States Senator.

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1868  A man in Monson, Mass., has an apple tree which bears this year about two barrels of apples, half of which are Baldwins, and the other half of the Russet variety, interspersed on each limb in just about equal proportions.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan

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 America - Did you know? Punkin Chuckin: Each year, as corn stalks tower toward the sky and leaves turn yellow, orange and...Read MORE...

 Quebec - Did you know? In 1977, a law was passed in Quebec, Law 101, the charter of the French language. This law defined...Read MORE...
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Fountain Place

The P.T. Barnum Fountain, topped by an 18-foot figure of a triton blowing a conch shell.

Indian Rock Farm, Uxbridge
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