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  • Looking Back: August 27, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 28, 1889Another inventive genius has turned up who thinks he is equal to the tas ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 20, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 21, 1889John L. Sullivan got a sentence of one year in jail for prize fighting i ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:14 am
  • Looking Back: Aug. 13, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 14, 1889When finished, Alida Young Temple will be dedicated by a banquet and ent ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Looking Back: August 6, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOAugust 9, 1899About the item going the rounds in the papers that the 17-year locusts wi ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:01 am
  • Looking Back: July 30, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJuly 31, 1889The people of Illinois and of the whole Northwest would like to see the Wo ...
    July 28, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Looking Back: July 23, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJuly 24, 1889Burglars entered the residence of Judge Lowell on Monday and decamped with ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Looking Back: July 16, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJuly 17, 1889There is a great discussion going on as to what should be America’s nation ...
    July 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: July 9, 2014

    125 YEARS AGO July 10, 1889 The city marshal became offended at Alderman Knipp on Tuesday and slappe ...
    July 7, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Looking Back: July 2, 2014

    125 YEARS AGO July 3, 1889 By a new law, a person who cannot read and write the English language is ...
    June 30, 2014 - 4:26 pm
  • Looking Back: June 25, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOJune 26, 1889Bicycles are becoming numerous on our thoroughfares.The local strawberry c ...
    June 24, 2014 - 5:30 am

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