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Sunday, November 5, 2023

September 10 News - 1971 - DYNAMITE BLASTS KILLS WORKMEN.

Welcome to our blog, where we embark on a captivating journey through time, exploring the rich tapestry of history and genealogy.  In this edition, we'll delve into the treasure trove of historical news articles dated September 10, unearthing stories that resonate with genealogists and history enthusiasts alike.  From local happenings to global events, we'll uncover the stories that shaped the lives of our ancestors, providing valuable insights for those on a quest to discover their roots.  So, grab your magnifying glass and step into the past as we unravel the September 10 historical headlines that may hold the missing pieces of your family's history puzzle.

    Mad River Glen ski area, Fayston, Vermont

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    Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA


    Special to Herald-Post.
    Las Cruces, Sept. 10. - One soldier was killed and three persons were hurt in a head-on collision 20 miles west of Las Cruces today.
    Pfc. MEYER COHEN was killed instantly.

    MRS. COHEN, wife of the soldier, is in a Las Cruces hospital. Doctors have not determined the extent of her injuries.

    MR. and MRS. BUD TUCKER of Newport, Ky., were injured slightly.
    Private and MRS. COHEN were driving west and MR. and MRS. TUCKER were going east at the time of the... Read MORE...

    El Paso Herald-Post -  El Paso, Texas -  September 10, 1945

    Hollywood, Florida, USA


    Hollywood (UPI) - A truckload of dynamite blew up at a rockpit Thursday, apparently killing three men. Two bodies were found and the man handling the dynamite was missing without a trace.

    A spokesman for Broward County Sheriff Ed Stack said the cause of the blast had not been determined, but that it appeared a dynamite charge being either placed or removed by a blaster's assistant identified as McKINLEY JONES went off accidentally, setting off an estimated ton of dynamite on a nearby pickup... Read MORE...

    Panama City News-Herald -  Panama City, Florida -  September 10, 1971


    1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

    Queen Cakes

    Mix a pound of dried flour, the same of sifted sugar, and of washed clean currants. Wash a pound of butter in rose-water, beat it well, then mix with it eight eggs, yolks and whites beaten separately, and put in the dry ingredients...Read MORE...

    Maria Eliza Rundell, ‘A New System of Domestic Economy’, 1822
    1919  September 10 - A hurricane struck the Florida Keys drowning more than 500 persons.

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    1887  The Lincoln township school board, at a meeting held a few days ago, decided to engage Mr. J. T. Patterson, of Hopkinton, Iowa, a brother-in-law to J. E. Bort, to teach the school heretofore taught by Mr. Hoover.
    Mr. Patterson is expected here tomorrow morning. His school will open Sept. 19.

    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan

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    1870  In 1849 Lawrence, Mass. had only 100 inhabitants. This year the census says 28,829. Lowell has about 42,000.

    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan

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    1852  FIRE.
    The House and Barn owned by Lorin Shaw in the south part of Hardwick, was totally destroyed by fire on Saturday, Aug. 28th. The House was occupied by two families, both of which lost nearly all their furniture, clothing, &c., and about 4 tons of hay in the Barn. Mr. Shaws loss is about $1400, partly insured. The fire originated in the upper part of the House, cause unknown.

    Barre Gazette
    Barre, Massachusetts

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    America - Did you know?

     It is illegal to build, maintain, or use a nuclear weapon within Chico, California city limits. A law that began in the '80s as a serious anti-nuke statement has taken on a second life as an Internet joke, mainly due to the purported consequences -...Read MORE...


    Quebec - Did you know?

     Pâté chinois is a variation of an english dish called Sheperds's Pie and a french dish called Hachis parmentier. Back in the days, the dish was made from pork loin = échine de porc, which as the cheapest part of the animal, and was called «Pâté...Read MORE...


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    where the outside fireplace burns every evening and where Chicken Dinners Are a Specialty
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