Sept. 17

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Opera performed in Berlin and transmitted by wireless telephone was distinctly heard 8,000 miles away. 1971 Over a ... Continue Reading →

Sept. 16

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library  1921 The liquor fight is to be renewed when Congress meets again. Beer is the issue over which the opposing forces will ... Continue Reading →

Sept. 15

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Sixteen members of the famous 37th Indiana Infantry gather in the GAR rooms in the courthouse for their annual reunion ... Continue Reading →

Sept. 14

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Hollywood entertainer Fatty Arbuckle is charged with manslaughter in the death of beautiful Miss Virginia Rappe, film ... Continue Reading →

Sept. 13

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 On Wednesday Sales Day, Kreidler’s will have one-piece overall suits, $2.75; work socks, 15c; pure silk knit ties, ... Continue Reading →

Sept. 9

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 A home is being sought for a 13-year-old girl whose father is dead and whose mother is a helpless invalid. She wants ... Continue Reading →

Aug. 11

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library  1921 A La Porte detective sergeant finds 15 hobos in boxcars formerly used as houses by Mexican construction gangs. He ... Continue Reading →

July 22

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Mystery ships which have been reported off the Atlantic seaboard recently are undoubtedly part of a “whiskey fleet,” ... Continue Reading →

July 16

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Claude Freeman, who was killed by an interurban car yesterday near Waterford, had been mourned as dead by his family ... Continue Reading →

July 14

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Stanley Hotel at Lincoln Way and Monroe Street opens for business. It was the Richter Hotel and prior to that it was ... Continue Reading →