Traverse City Record-Eagle


October 7, 2013

News From 100 Years Ago: 10/07/2013

n TRAVERSE CITY DAY IN ELK RAPIDS and over $200 will be awarded to successful contestants in various areas. The chicken show is especially attractive this year. The people of Traverse City are invited to an Open House to spend time with their neighbors.

n TRAFFIC DEATH OF MARJORIE PILCH ruled accidental. Marjorie Pilch was hit and run over by Harry Hines on the East Eighth Street Bridge in an unavoidable accident. She dies later of shock.

n AWAY WITH CARE, AWAY WITH WORRY, AWAY WITH NERVES. Order your Ambition Pills, the tonic of the day. Don’t wait until nature’s last atom of rebuilding power has died out. Mail orders filled by Wendell Pharmaceutical Company.

n HOUSE AND THREE LOTS for sale at 432 Fifth Street. Gas, Bath, Electric Lights---$1800.

n THE FIRST FALL SOCIAL SESSION OF THE NEW MOOSE was held in the club rooms where Progressive Pedro was played. Mrs. Harvey and Mrs. DeLong took home the winning prizes. Coffee, cake and doughnuts were served by the Ladies Circle after which the floor was cleared and dancing began.

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