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« Reply #7410 on: March 26, 2020, 03:44:48 AM »
Spontaneous combustion of oily coveralls? Good thing the mechanic had stripped them off for the day.  ;)

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« Reply #7411 on: March 27, 2020, 04:13:28 AM »
March 27, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7412 on: March 29, 2020, 03:45:05 AM »
March 29, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7413 on: March 30, 2020, 06:37:34 AM »
March 30, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7414 on: March 31, 2020, 04:43:07 AM »
March 31, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7415 on: April 01, 2020, 02:47:22 AM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., April 01, 1920.


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« Reply #7416 on: April 01, 2020, 02:50:57 AM »
April 1, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7417 on: April 02, 2020, 03:39:24 AM »
April 2, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7418 on: April 03, 2020, 03:44:26 AM »
April 3, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7419 on: April 04, 2020, 02:35:04 AM »
April 4, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7420 on: April 05, 2020, 03:22:21 AM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., April 05, 1920.

 

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« Reply #7421 on: April 05, 2020, 01:15:02 PM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., April 05, 1920.

 


There was one guy guarding the place?

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« Reply #7422 on: April 05, 2020, 02:17:22 PM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., April 05, 1920.

 


“...and having been shot probably fatally...”.  You don’t hear plain-speak like that from the news media anymore. 

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« Reply #7423 on: April 06, 2020, 03:54:37 AM »
“...and having been shot probably fatally...”.  You don’t hear plain-speak like that from the news media anymore.

Or calling a guy Piggy.  haha 

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« Reply #7424 on: April 06, 2020, 03:57:16 AM »
From the Library of Congress.   The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., April 06, 1920.


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« Reply #7425 on: April 06, 2020, 04:02:03 AM »
April 6, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7426 on: April 06, 2020, 04:02:03 AM »
“...and having been shot probably fatally...”.  You don’t hear plain-speak like that from the news media anymore.

I have taken to making fun of the media. I now see reports along the lines that there was a house invasion, that the occupant was shot, and the the station is waiting on the cause of death...

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« Reply #7427 on: Yesterday at 05:20:04 AM »
April 7, 1920.  Public Domain

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« Reply #7428 on: Today at 03:34:24 AM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., April 08, 1920.


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« Reply #7429 on: Today at 03:38:05 AM »
April 8, 1920.  Public Domain