Friday, April 12, 2019

100 Years Ago This Week

What was going on 100 years ago this week? CLICK HERE for a link to the St. Tammany Farmer of April 12, 1919. The link is provided by the Library of Congress and its Chronicling America service.

Taxes sought to improve roads, Abita Springs birds praised, home-cooking restaurant opens, ferry franchise approved, Jahncke shipyards launches another big boat, and society news from all over.

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Don't Kill The Song Birds 

Tchefuncte River Ferry Franchise

Dufore's Restaurant

Madisonville Launches Big Ship

Society News