Moments in Time, March 23

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 23, 1919 — The former commandant of the R.O.T.C. at Notre Dame fired a a bullet into his breast at the Ft. Dearborn ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 22

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 22, 1919 — Dr. Burleson reports to police that someone entered his office through the window during the night and ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 21

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 21, 1919 — Seven cases of sleeping illness are reported in South Bend. Symptoms are apathy, lethargy, drowsiness, ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 20

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 20, 1919 — Political disturbances at Cairo were caused by Egyptian revolutionists, aided by Turkish and German gold. March ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 19

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 19, 1919 — The Red Cross urgently needs your old clothes, every kind of garment for all ages and both sexes. Their ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 18

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 18, 1919 — A proclamation orders all dogs to the house, outhouse or yard for the length of time the mayor may deem ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 15

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 15, 1919 — Nine Hanna soldier boys home from camps in the U.S. and from overseas are given an “at home” welcome ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 14

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 14, 1919 — Holding a meeting at Richter Hall, the returned soldiers and sailors of LaPorte perfected an organization. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 13

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 13, 1919 — The Attorney General of the United States takes steps to protect the public against high prices of meat ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, March 12

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library March 12, 1919 — General John J. Pershing is moved to tears when he visits the hospital ship Mercy after it arrives in ... Continue Reading →