One hundred years ago, schools in the rural county were scattered far and wide, according to the museum's website students got together once or twice a year to take the common exam. One hundred years ago, commencement for the class of 1911 was held on june 14th at the troy savings bank music hall it was a momentous occasion the first degrees for electrical and mechanical engineering were awarded that day, nine. One hundred years ago — september-october 1912 note: this article will be magazine-only after staying in the northeast for most of the early stages of his north american visit, 'abdu'l-bahá gladdened the hearts of bahá'ís across the continent by extending his journey of encouragement to the west coast. 1912 flood, market st in memphis, jc coovert, photographer the flood of 1912 was one of the worst floods ever documented on the mississippi river it was also the first major flood on the mississippi river to be photographed.
hundred years war the hundred years war was the longest war in the medieval era, which began in the first half of 14th century, and over the middle of 15th century the war was between the two most powerful countries in europe - england and france. 17-year-old helena muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today: sunday, september 22, 1912: went to ss this afternoon and attended catechize recent photo of the site where the mcewensville baptist church once stood. Topics one hundred years ago one hundred years ago: may 1912 posted apr 2, 2012, 11:42 am by terry bird [ updated apr 25, 2012, 8:36 am . Shortly after midnight on june 10, 1912—one hundred years ago this week—a stranger hefting an ax lifted the latch on the back door of a two-story timber house in the little iowa town of villisca.
Serbia's appearance was the only time it attended an olympic games as an independent nation until the 2008 summer olympics, almost one hundred years later  this was the last olympics that allowed private entries, ie individual athletes that were not part of a country's officially selected team. In 1920, eugene victor debs ran for president from a cell in the federal prison in atlanta for a speech opposing world war 1 that he gave 100 years ago - on june 18, 1918 despite his imprisonment, debs received 913,664 votes - 34 percent of the total. Child labor in america 100 years ago an injured young mill worker giles edmund newsom, photographed on october 23, 1912 giles was injured while working in sanders spinning mill in bessemer. Although 100 years is a long time, there are some words of 1912 which feel as if they ought to be older for those of us accustomed to seeing nutritional information on every packaged food, it is a bit of a shock to learn that the word vitamin is only a century old.
One hundred years ago, eugene debs gave an anti-war speech that landed him in prison peter dreier in 1920, eugene victor debs ran for president from a cell in the federal prison in atlanta for a speech opposing world war 1 that he gave 100 years ago - on june 18, 1918.
Posts about new london fair grounds 1912 one hundred years ago this weekend. 17-year-old helena muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today: friday, december 27, 1912: sold mollie's calf todayit wasn't a very big one and i rather feared my fortune would be pretty small, but after all it weighed one hundred and forty-four lbs received a neat sum of $1156. Magazine article the new american titanic failure: in april of 1912, one hundred years ago, the unsinkable luxury passenger ship titanic struck an iceberg and sank, taking 1,513 men, women, and children with it.
In 1915, 100 million people lived in the united states, and more than half were under 25 one century later, the population is more than 300 million, but the share of people under age 25 has fallen to one-third meanwhile the share of people over 65 tripled, from 5 percent to 14 percent.
One hundred years ago, in 1912, the suffrage movement was gaining steam although the 19th amendment, guaranteeing a women's right to vote, would not pass until eight years later, marketers were. The results seemingly echoed the findings of two viral videos from earlier last year that suggested students do not possess adequate knowledge of us history, politics and current events. The notes and notices section of the wateringbury parish magazine from january 1912 gives an insight into life in wateringbury 100 years ago january seems to be the month for annual meetings.