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100-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 2, 1916 “For the last eighteen months I have borne testimony with all my strength against Germany because of its cynical disregard of the obligations of international humanity, alike in its dealing with...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, April 15, 1915 As Izaak Walton remarked, the weather that we have had lately is too good for any but anglers or very honest men. The first bird concert of the season commenced on the...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, March 19, 1914 BIG FIRE IN THE NIGHT Saved again. A bad fire broke out Thursday night at 12:30 in a block of wooden buildings owned by W. B. Sharp at the corner of Main Street...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, May 14, 1914 The seventeen year locusts are due to arrive at this place anytime from the 10th of May on. We have them in our midst oftener than each seventeen years, but each particular...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 23, 1915 ‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the town, The old boys were meeting and drinking it down; Then when they had dallied too long with the cup, They made it all even...

100 Years Ago

Thursday, March 15, 1917 The day for the wedding had been set. And the court asked if any one knew any reason why Huntersville and Edray should not be married to each other, to speak...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 2, 1916 A new ten cent piece has been coined by the government. On one side is the head of Liberty and on the other a bundle of rods in the center and...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 11, 1913 WANLESS The warm weather was broken by snow and storm Sunday night. The high winds blew the school house from its foundation some twelve feet down the hill. T. J. Cashell, mail carrier,...

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