Friday, August 25, 2017

100 Years Ago This Week

What was going on 100 years ago this week?

CLICK HERE for a link to the St. Tammany Farmer edition of August 25, 1917. The link is provided by the Library of Congress and its Chronicling America service.

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Some items of interest from the August 25, 1917, edition

Funds Sought for Beach Upkeep

Why not a fire department?

Charter of Mackie Pine Oil Specialty Company