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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 28, 1924 Students from 24 states, Canada and China composed the enrollment of Kansas State Teachers College, … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 27, 1924 As signs of spring make appearance in Pittsburg, so does the police department receive complaints … more
Fire and Rain
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Her name was Teresa Massa, but I called her Mother Teresa, and she thought that it was funny. There are people on Earth whose job it is to clean up the messes that other people have made.  … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 24-26, 1924 Six county prisoners were put to work yesterday under a decision of the county commissioners to … more
Iwo Jima veteran shares his experiences
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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years A go Feb. 23, 1924 Settlement of a strike at the Patton No. 4 mine, northwest of Pittsburg, which had been idle since … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 22, 1924 One hundred twenty-five members of official boards of protestant churches of Pittsburg, representing … more
Memories of Jimmy Joe
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What follows is the first of three installments of recollections sent to me by former Pittsburg resident, Gary Gleason. His family moved to Troy, Ohio in ’60, Miami, Florida in 64’ and … more
Pittsburg passes leash law amid debate
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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 20, 1924 The tourist committee of the Girard Chamber of Commerce recommended that the city cater to the … more
Altering my game plan
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“I’m not over the hill … but I am past the point of no return.” — Frank and Ernest by Bob Thaves Brother John called on Monday concerned that, in our conversation … more
Arduino and Nicodemus
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When we are making big changes in our lives we ask ourselves, am I doing the right thing? After we’ve made the big changes in our lives and it’s too late to go back, we ask ourselves, … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 17-19, 1924 “Kansas has the big idea for a road building program" says A. H. French, who returned … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 16, 1924 The Kansas Supreme Court was notified yesterday by the Coffeyville board of education that Victoria … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 15, 1924 The trophy silver cups for county contests have arrived and are on exhibition in the office of the … more
Stephan of Mary, do vow and promise
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Here’s the 14th excerpt from “A Year and a Day: July 11, 1964 - July 12, 1965”. In the world beyond the sequestered St. Paul novices, Folk-Rock began when Dylan went electric at the … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 14, 1924 Four people suffered severe bruises and cuts when a Ford coupe driven by Art Deckard, of Pittsburg, … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 13, 1924 “Old Dobbin" very nearly staged a comeback yesterday when representatives from various … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 10-12, 1924 The earth shock felt over southeastern Kansas this afternoon was caused by a wagon load of … more
My funny Valentine
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As Valentine’s Day is next week, I decided to do a little research on its history. What I found was interesting … and a little kinky. You may already know that Valentine's Day was … more
Pittsburg Board of Trade celebrates founding
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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago Feb. 9, 1924 Between 150 and 200 men and a few women, members of the Chamber of Commerce, last night paid honor to … more
Torches passing in two different directions
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Here’s the 13th excerpt from “A Year and a Day: July 11, 1964 - July 12, 1965”. In the world beyond the sequestered St. Paul novices, Astronaut Ed White became the first American to … more
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