100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 9, 1916He came to the postoffice window and looked in. Then seeing the postmaster he cast a stealthy glance around the lobby to see if there was anyone else in hearing distance....

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, November 2, 1916A 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, October 26, 1916The war is now in its third year. President Wilson announced in the beginning of his administration that so long as he was President that there should be no war of...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 19, 1916   The campaign is dragging its slow length along. All over the country there are patriots in all parties who think that they can shape the course of an election, but the...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 12, 1916Thirty-seven literary men fired a shot at Judge Hughes in support of President Wilson that was heard around the world. Now one of them, Percy Mackaye, after two months, denies that...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, October 5, 1916From all reports Colonel Roosevelt is not having a bully time this campaign. His hatred of Wilson has carried him into a camp that would otherwise be distasteful to him. He...

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, September 28, 1916On Saturday, the 16th, a gentle breeze was blowing from the north, and a great cloud of butterflies went blowing by headed for the south. They were innumerable and were of...