Moments in Time, Sept. 14

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 14, 1919 — About 200 county farmers meet in the little courtroom in the courthouse to organize a chapter of the Indiana ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 13

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 13, 1919 — La Porte school enrollment: Central-850, Maple-462, Park-274, Pine Lake-57, high school-327. Sept. 13, ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 12

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library Sept. 12, 1919 — As the result of previously forbidden La Porte High School initiation, Wilbur Boardman is at home seriously ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 11

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library Sept. 11, 1919 — Rolling Prairie witnessed the largest crowds in its history when people from all over the county gathered ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 10

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library   Sept. 10, 1919 — Two hundred employees of the Standard Steel Car Works in Hammond, protected by guards, march to work, ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 9

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library Sept. 9, 1919 — La Porte is to have a wholesale candy factory within 30 days on Michigan Avenue. It will employ 30-50 people. Sept. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 7

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 7, 1919 — All records were broken on the opening day of city schools. Basements may be pressed into service to accommodate ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 6

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library Sept. 6, 1919 — The girl wife of one of the slayers of the Rose Street grocery man on Christmas Eve refuses to believe ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 5

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 5, 1919 — Contractors for the Carnegie library in LaPorte are two weeks ahead of schedule. The last concrete for the ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, Sept. 4

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library Sept. 4, 1919 — Joseph M. Kramer, of this city, is a member of a committee to conduct a campaign for funds for war sufferers, ... Continue Reading →