Moments in Time, May 21

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 21, 1919 — Jack Dempsey makes plain to his trainers that he is a prizefighter but not a lifesaver when waters sweep ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 20

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 20, 1919 — A man who slayed his brother is committed to the insane hospital in Michigan City for the rest of his life. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 18

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 18, 1919 — St. John’s Lutheran Church voting members discuss plans to erect a parish building on B Street because ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 17

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 17, 1919 — The United States agrees to keep troops on the Rhine and keep the U.S. flag flying over German territory ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 16

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 16, 1919 — Corsets and all the mysterious things women wear under their outer dress are luxuries and taxed in the new ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 14

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 14, 1919 — The principal of Central School notified police that some boys are remaining out of school for no reason. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 13

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 13, 1919 — Two Ford touring cars were stolen last night. One was on State Street and belonged to a man who was at a ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 11

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 11, 1919 — Chicken thieves are again molesting the quiet and law-abiding poultry raisers of the city. Seven birds were ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 10

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 10, 1919 — LaPorte now has a branch of the Independent Order of Foresters with a charter membership of 87. The order ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 9

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 9, 1919 — The little local boy who ran away to Cincinnati is still there because his people have not sent the money ... Continue Reading →