Moments in Time, Jan. 18

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 18, 1918 — Owing to the critical coal situation, the LaPorte Elks dance to be given at Wolf’s Hall this ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 17

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 17, 1918 — With the enforcement of the order closing all industries tomorrow for five days, LaPorte Mayor ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 16

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 16, 1918 — Theaters, dance halls, pool rooms, bowling alleys, etc., in Indianapolis close as a result of what ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 15

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 15, 1918 — Weekly British war casualties–Killed or died of wounds: Officers, 117; men, 6,149. Wounded ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 13

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 13, 1918 — How Bros. Jewelry Stores add a phonograph department. A Chicago man is demonstrating the machines. Jan. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 12

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 12, 1918 — All Chicago schools will be closed next week. Every school boy large enough is urged to help dig ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 11

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 11, 1918 — Chief of Police Norris serves notice on all LaPorte saloon keepers to obey the law in closing their ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 10

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 10, 1918 — Governor Goodrich orders the manufacture of binder twine to resume at the Michigan City prison. Jan. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 9

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 9, 1918 — The training of dogs for war service begins today. Twenty-seven men will train Airedales and other ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Jan. 8

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Jan. 8, 1918 — President Wilson unexpectedly appears before Congress on the international situation. Hurry calls ... Continue Reading →