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Police on trail of stolen car ring
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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 15-17, 1924 The first Kansas state convention of the Izaak Walton League is being held today at the Chamber … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 14, 1924 Earl Patton of Radley and family have returned from a motor trip through Missouri, Illinois, Indiana … more
Hidden lessons in the flag
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"Resolved. That the flag of the thirteen United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation." … more
Hooch sends wedding party into ditch
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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 13, 1924 Gus Herby, who brutally murdered his estranged wife at Arma earlier this week, was found dead in his … more
East side of Broadway, 1954
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This week’s photo from “Images of Pittsburg” by Randy Roberts and Janette Mauk shows the east side of Broadway between 4 th  and 5 th  streets with the caption: … more
Area kids learn how to do their chores
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PITTSBURG, Kans. — Kids today think their chores are tough, try doing them 150 years ago. Some area kids got to experience some of the daily tasks on a homestead on the Kansas prairie … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 12, 1924 Proposals to erect signs indicating street names throughout the city, or at least 10 blocks each way … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 11, 1924 William Allen White, editor of the Emporia Gazette, from the Republican national convention in … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 8-10, 1924 Mrs. Jennie Herby of Arma was brutally slain shortly after 6 o’clock yesterday afternoon by … more
Two Colgan pitchers called up to the Show
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Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 6, 1924 A tabulation of miners employed now in the district throws an optimistic view on mine conditions … more
Here’s another photograph from “Images of Pittsburg” by Randy Roberts and Janette Mauk. It has the following caption: “On a Sunday evening, November 8, 1959, photographer … more
Day of Days
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It was 80 years ago today that more than 156,000 Allied soldiers began what General Eisenhower called ‘a great crusade’ to liberate Europe from four years of Nazi rule. Before the day was … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 5, 1924 Avel and Walter Grube, who live north of Frontenac on the Commercial Highway, were arrested this … more
“When the Sea Came Alive”
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The first library program that was truly mine from conception to completion took place thirty years ago on June 6th, 1994, the 50th anniversary of the D-Day landings on the beaches of Normandy. … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 4, 1924 O. R. Izan, former Mulberry confectionary store proprietor and alleged bandit charged with holding up … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago June 1-3, 1924 John F. Bender, superintendent of Pittsburg schools the past nine years, announced last night to … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago May 31, 1924 Referendum returns compiled this morning by the district office of the Mine Workers on a special … more
Rev War exhibit opens at CCHM
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PITTSBURG, Kan. — The Oceanus Hopkins Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Little Balkans Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution are proud to present The … more
Excerpted stories in Crawford County newspaper archives 100 Years Ago May 30, 1924 Working on information that mine No. 7 of Sheridan Coal has been leased and that the leasing company … more
On Broadway in Pittsburg, 1959
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Here’s another historic photo from “Images of Pittsburg” by Randy Roberts and Janette Mauk. Its caption reads: “The west side of Broadway between Fifth and Sixth Streets … more
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