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Second Look: Northern NY History Podcast

Dec 26, 2018

Dec. 13, 1893: The Young People’s Entertaining Society met at Mr. Green’s in Hounsfield Saturday evening. There were about twenty-five present. The ladies especially enjoyed sitting in the parlor while the gentlemen set the tables and washed the dishes.

 

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Dec 19, 2018

Dec. 9, 1893: Mrs. U.C. Walker, of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, went to Antwerp yesterday and returned with a girl of 14 years named Mary Conley. Mary was arraigned at that village and sentenced to a term in the State Industrial school, at Rochester. Her mother died eight years ago, and it was...


Dec 12, 2018

Dec. 3, 1893: Wm. Knapp, at whose farm Charley Heintzelman was shot, was in the city today to see the boy. He expresses the deepest regret over the misfortune that has befallen the young foreigner, but says he believes it was entirely accidental, and declares that he gave the boy the very best care that was...


Dec 5, 2018

Nov. 29, 1868: The Woodruff House, under the management of Anson Lance, is daily growing in popular favor. Since he erected the new barn, the county custom has more than doubled. The hotel has also been thoroughly repaired and renovated. Yesterday the proprietor gave a Thanksgiving dinner with the following bill of...


Nov 28, 2018

We have a selection of several entries for this week's episodes, but don't worry, we read each of them on the show for you to hear. Let us know your favorites, too. Thanks!

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