Moments in Time, June 4

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library June 4, 1919 — Wilson B. Parker of Indianapolis is engaged as the architect for the new Carnegie library building on Indiana ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, June 3

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library June 3, 1919 — Government agencies are at work trailing the bomb men, the perpetrators of the greatest terrorist plot in ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, June 1

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library June 1, 1919 — The first drowning tragedy of the year occurs. Earl Russell Burg, 11, finds a watery grave in Pine Lake. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 31

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 31, 1919 — With three dead and two injured at half the distance of the 500-mile auto race at Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 30

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 30, 1919 — France joins hands with America today (Memorial Day) in honoring the memory of America’s heroic dead. ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 29

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 29, 1919 — Just as the LaPorte City Band concert was about to start last night, a Studebaker Six touring car dashed ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 28

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 28, 1919 — LaPorte County has 59,000 acres devoted to raising wheat, compared to 40,000 acres in 1916. A yield of a ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 27

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 27, 1919 — Mr. Decker will have a new home when the residence at the corner of Michigan and Maple avenues is remodeled ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 25

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 25, 1919 — Home brewing of beer became less interesting to Indianians today. The federal government announces ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, May 24

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library May 24, 1919 — Commencement of the LaPorte High School class was held at Central School. A few minutes after the doors ... Continue Reading →