Moments in Time, Sept. 25

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 25, 1918 — Frank Wolf was murdered by a bullet at the LaPorte Country Club last night. He was the father ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 24

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 24, 1918 — St. Peter’s Catholic congregation, through its building association, votes to invest $10,000 ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 22

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 22, 1918 — The British capture 25,000 Turkish prisoners and 260 guns in Palestine. Sept. 22, 1968 — The ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 21

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 21, 1918 — A prisoner in the county jail is awaiting trial one day next week for failure to provide for his ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 20

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 20, 1918 — Former LaPortean “Ole Doc” (David H.) Reeder joins the cast of the “Quackeries of 1918.” ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 19

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 19, 1918 — A police officer in civilian clothes takes two men from a stalled car to New Carlisle. When they ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 18

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 18, 1918 — LaPorteans 19 to 36 years old began receiving the new draft questionnaires today. The first draft ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 17

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 17, 1918 — By order of the president, the War Mothers are requested to meet tonight at 7:30 sharp at the ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 14

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 14, 1918 — Seventy villages and 210 square miles have been captured by the Americans between the Meuse and ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 13

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 13, 1918 — Two men transporting 28 gallons of whiskey, sour wine, and a half barrel of beer to thirsty denizens ... Continue Reading →