Friday, November 18, 2016

100 Years Ago This Week

What was going on 100 years ago this week? The following link is provided by the Library of Congress and its Chronicling America service. CLICK HERE for a link to the St. Tammany Farmer edition of November 18, 1916. Some of the headlines are "Every Store In Covington Is Rented," Covington Trying for a Big League Team, and Better Depot Petition Now Has Many Signers. 

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And here are some ads that appeared in the above edition:

Advertisements from 1916