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