- Monday, August 22, 2011
News from 100 years ago
Charles Thomas, who is developing a fine fruit farm on the west shore of Grand Traverse Bay, has favored the Western Michigan Development bureau with apples of his own growing. And more.Continued ...
- Monday, August 15, 2011
- News from 100 Years Ago: 08/15/2011
- Monday, August 8, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 08/08/2011
Work of canning apples was started at the Mikesell canning factory; Fred Fisk of Central Lake will move to this city with his family in a short time; Last Wednesday a very pretty wedding took place at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Strahan; and more.Continued ...
- Monday, August 1, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 08/01/2011
Deputy Game Warden G. Allen Smith is waging a vigorous campaign against the illegal catching of whitefish in the waters surrounding his district in Leland by commercial fishermen. And more.Continued ...
- Monday, July 25, 2011
100 Years Ago: 07/25/2011
The Pere Marquette railroad has installed a new system for handling fruit that comes in on the boats this summer that will save a lot of handling and expedite the shipment during the rush season. The railroad has made arrangements to use the dock at the Hannah & Lay Company which has a large apron upon which barrels and crates are placed direct from the boats.Continued ...
- Monday, July 18, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 07/18/2011
An event that eclipsed any outdoor celebration ever held in this region occurred Sunday when the annual union of newsboys’ picnic took place at the Baptist resort near Greilickville on the shore of West Bay. And more.Continued ...
- Monday, July 11, 2011
- News From 100 Years Ago: 07/11/2011
- Monday, July 4, 2011
- News from 100 years ago: 07/04/2011
- Monday, June 27, 2011
- News from 100 Years Ago: 06/27/2011
- Monday, June 20, 2011
- News from 100 years ago: 06/20/2011
- Monday, June 13, 2011
News from 100 Years Ago: 06/13/2011
Hon. Edwin S. Pratt died at his home, "Hillcrest", in this city last Monday. Mr. Pratt had been in failing health for two or three years but had been able to continue his office work, in some measure. Mr. Pratt was a brilliant lawyer, public spirited, a useful citizen of Traverse City and a respected pioneer. Death was due to toxemia.Continued ...
- Monday, June 6, 2011
- News From 100 Years Ago: 06/06/2011
- Monday, May 30, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 05/30/2011
Today will be one of the busiest Memorial days ever held in the city, as special programs have been prepared for the meetings in the City Opera House and in the courthouse, as well as for the dedication of the cannon on the courthouse lawn.Continued ...
- Monday, May 23, 2011
- News from 100 years ago: 05/23/2011
- Monday, May 16, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 05/16/2011
Mrs. A. M. Maro of Leland, one of the largest property owners and most public spirited women of Leelanau County's delightful summer resort of the lake, was a guest at the annual meeting of the Traverse City Board of Trade Friday evening.Continued ...
- Monday, May 9, 2011
- News From 100 Years Ago: 05/09/2011
- Monday, May 2, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 05/02/2011
It is only a few days ago that the idea of paving East Front Street was conceived by the property owners of the Fifth Ward.Continued ...
- Monday, April 25, 2011
- News From ... 100 Years Ago: 04/25/2011
- Monday, April 18, 2011
News From 100 Years Ago: 04/18/2011
Friday afternoon volumes of smoke were seen rising in the vicinity of Main Street in Mayfield.Continued ...
- Monday, April 11, 2011
- News from ... 100 years ago: 04/11/2011
- Monday, April 4, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 04/04/2011
Mrs. William DeWitte met with a most painful accident Sunday afternoon at her home on State Street while engaged in the act of opening a can of fruit. She was using a sharp knife to pry off the cover when the knife slipped, cutting a gash extending from the thumb some distance up the forearm. The only thing that saved the severing of the artery in the wrist was the fact that a blood clot had formed over it.Continued ...
- Monday, March 28, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 03/28/2011
Oscar Fisher, bartender at the Leelanau Hotel, was stabbed twice last Thursday night by Roy Grubb, a resident of the peninsula, either during or after an altercation over the payment of ten cents which Fisher claimed that Grubb owed for a drink.Continued ...
- Monday, March 21, 2011
- News From 100 Years Ago: 03/21/2011
- Monday, March 14, 2011
- News from ... 100 Years Ago: 03/14/2011
- Monday, March 7, 2011
News from 100 years ago: 03/07/2011
News from 1911Continued ...