Sunday, January 22, 2023

1876 - Business Maxims

1876 - Business Maxims
1. After the feast the giver shakes his head.

2. The sleeping fox catches no poultry.

3. Creditors have excellent memories.

4. Caution is the father of security.

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The Osage City Free Press -  Osage City, Kansas -  Sat., January 22, 1876
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Sleighs.
For Speeding a Specialty;
For the Family;
For the Road;
Correct in style;
Half the regular price;
Harness, Horse Blankets, Sleigh Bells, Sleigh Robes, etc., etc.

E. N. Heney Co., Limited.
333-335 St. Paul Street, Montreal

Montreal Argus
December 31, 1904

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January 22, 1997
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Hudson, New York, USA

1870 - A Hudson, N.Y., paper holds out an inducement to the young men of that town to enlist in the temperance ranks as follows:
The handsomest girl in the village belongs to the Sons of Temperance. As she intends to have a member of the Order for a husband, and she has not yet made her choice, here is a fine opportunity for... Read MORE...

St Joseph Herald -  Saint Joseph, Michigan -  January 22, 1870
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 1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Orange Pie

Grate the rind of one and use the juice of two large oranges, beat the yolks of four...Read MORE...



The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Connecticut, October 19, 1881
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1673 - January 22 - Postal service between New York & Boston inaugurated
"In 1673, Governor Francis Lovelace of New York set up a monthly post between New York and Boston. The service was short-lived, but the post rider’s trail became known as the Old Boston Post Road,... Read MORE...

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January 22, 1673
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The St. James Hotel, Jacksonville, Florida

Boston Evening Transcript
Boston, Massachusetts
January 30, 1890


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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

1906 - BUILDING INSPECTORS BLAMED FOR PHILADELPHIA CHURCH HORROR. EIGHTEEN DEAD AND MORE THAN SIXTY INJURED IN PANIC FOLLOWING DISCOVERY OF FIRE IN CHURCH - DISASTER ACCOMPANIED BY MOST HORRIBLE SCENES.
By Publishers Press Direct Wire.
Philadelphia, Jan. 22. - The building inspectors are blamed for the panic at St. Paul's African Baptist Church, at Eighth Street and Girard Avenue, in which eighteen ... Read MORE...

Trenton Times -  Trenton, New Jersey -  January 22, 1906
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Greensboro, North Carolina, USA

1904 - STUDENTS ESCAPE FLAMES.
Greensboro, N. C., Jan. 22. - Three hundred and fifty young women students were forced to flee in their night clothing as a result of a fire which destroyed the main dining room, dormitory, and... Read MORE...

The Cedar Rapids Evening -  Cedar Rapids, Iowa -  January 22, 1904
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Omaha, Nebraska, USA

1890 - COLLISION OF TRAINS. ONE MAN INSTANTLY KILLED AND OTHERS SERIOUSLY INJURED.
Omaha, Jan. 22. - There was a collision of trains on the Belt Line division of the Missouri Pacific, within the city limits.

WILLIAM BOYLE, a local Democratic politician, was killed instantly.
J. ... Read MORE...

Fitchburg Sentinel -  Fitchburg, Massachusetts -  January 22, 1890
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 1800s Advice and Etiquette for Men

A gentleman always attends to the choice of his amusements. If at cards, he will not play at...Read MORE...



Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners... (1813). United Kingdom: J. Walker.
St Paul, Minnesota, USA

1889 - AN OPERA HOUSE BURNED. ST. PAUL LOSES ITS CHIEF PLACE OF AMUSEMENT - LOSS $200,000.
St. Paul, Jan. 21. - At 7 o'clock this morning fire broke out in the coat room of the Grand Opera House. The place caught fire during the absence of the caretaker at breakfast. The Grand Opera House... Read MORE...

The New York Times -  New York, New York -  January 22, 1889
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1901  January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.

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1943 January 22, 1943 - Chinook winds during the early morning hours caused the temperature at Spearfish SD to rise from 4 below zero to 45 above in just two minutes, the most dramatic temperature rise in world weather records.
An hour and a half later the mercury plunged from 54 above to 4 below zero in twenty-seven minutes.
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March 14, 1944

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