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  • Looking Back: Oct. 1, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOOctober 2, 1889It is estimated $100,000 worth of timber was burned each day during the ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 24, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 25, 1889When a True Republican representative saw John Wright yesterday, he w ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 17, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 18, 1889The press of Chicago is nearly unanimous in urging Mayor Cregier to c ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:48 am
  • Looking Back: September 10, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 11, 1889There are too many young boys, lads from 10 to 15 years of age, who a ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Looking Back: Sept. 3, 2014

    125 YEARS AGOSeptember 4, 1899Miss Tempie Fairclo entertained a jolly party of her friends Friday ev ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:37 am
  • 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

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