Friday, June 3, 2016

100 Years Ago This Week

What was going on 100 years ago this week? Here's a link to the St. Tammany Farmer newspaper edition at that time, June 3, 1916. The link is provided by the Library of Congress and its Chronicling America service. Some of the headlines: Judge Lancaster Dies Suddenly; Covington Businessmen Ask The Fire Department Not To Disband; and Southern Yacht Club Race Ends at Columbia Landing, Followed by a Dance at the Southern Hotel