Moments in Time, Oct. 12

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 12, 1918 — The Yankees get a taste of German cooking northwest of Verdun. Four German cooks with a rolling ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 11

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 11, 1918 — The American troop movement overseas has passed the 1,900,000 mark. Oct. 11, 1968 — The ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 10

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 10, 1918 — There are widespread rumors that the German kaiser has abdicated. Oct. 10, 1968 — A ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 9

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 9, 1918 — Henry Backus, 28, who had been in the service of his country since last July, dies in a Pittsburgh ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 8

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 8, 1918 — Schools will reopen tomorrow per permission granted by the state health officer, but persons with ... Continue Reading →

Mayoral memorabilia, Lucky Cigar Store wooden Indian among September donations to museum

Visitors to the LaPorte County Historical Society Museum for the month of September came from 21 states, 13 Indiana counties, Canada and Mexico. Current and upcoming events — ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 6

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 6, 1918 — The entire sample line of the LaPorte Woolen Mills will be on sale for the next three days at less ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 5

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 5, 1918 — Six persons are dead from the Spanish flu in the last ten hours in Walkerton. Oct. 5, 1968 ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 4

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 4, 1918 — Worry causes a Michigan City restaurant owner to end his life. He got into trouble when he was charged ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Oct. 3

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Oct. 3, 1918 — Turkey surrenders unconditionally to the allies. Oct. 3, 1968 — A three-year-old ... Continue Reading →