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Turning Back The Pages

100 years ago — May 1921

SALISBURY — H.R. Brinton is suffering from a sprained wrist received by falling from a ladder while removing wall paper last Saturday.

— Arthur Coons has sold his motorcycle and is driving a new Chevrolet car.

LIME ROCK — Mr. Comstock, the grocery drummer, was in town Monday.

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100 years ago ­— April 1921

SALISBURY — Messrs. David Jones and Anson Williams, two of our most famous fishermen, are all tired out from carrying home the large and numerous trout which they secured on a recent fishing trip. If you don’t believe it, ask them!

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100 years ago — April 1921

There was quite a fall of snow on Monday which melted as quickly as it fell.

Notice — Bicycle riding, roller skating and coasting on the sidewalks in the town of Salisbury are prohibited. Per Order Selectmen.

LIME ROCK — Martin Merriman has moved from Torrington here.

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100 years ago — April 1921

SALISBURY — H.R. Brinton has delivered a Studebaker limousine to Secretary of State D.J. Warner and a Cletrac tractor to E.A. Lucier of Norfolk.

ORE HILL — John Rowe and family have moved from Great Barrington, Mass., and are occupying one of the Salisbury Iron Corporation houses.

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100 years ago — 1921

Richmond W. Landon the Olympic high jump champion, and Miss Alice H. Lord, crack swimmer of the Women’s Swimming Association of New York are engaged. They met for the first time on board the steamship Princess Matoika last July as members of America’s Olympic band of athletes bound for Antwerp.

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100 years ago — March 1921

SALISBURY — Paul Cleaveland has gone to Brookfield to assume his duties on a large farm there. The family will go to Brookfield later on.

LAKEVILLE — William Stanton will open a lunch room in the Bates place early in April.

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100 years ago — March 1921

SALISBURY — Mrs. Frank Wright has sold her residence to H. Roscoe Brinton. Mrs. Wright will occupy rooms over the Garage, and Mr. Brinton will move his family into his new home about the middle of April.

ORE HILL — Mrs. John O’Holloran has had a telephone installed in her house.

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100 years ago — March 1921

At the present time while the frost is coming out of the ground the roads are in an unspeakable condition. Smith Hill is reported as especially bad.

 

ORE HILL — Mr. and Mrs. Harry Dean have moved to Sharon where he has employment.

 

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100 years ago — 1921

LIME ROCK — The first sewing society is to be held at Miss Carrie Richardson’s Thursday. Every one is cordially invited.

— Lost (Adv.) Flexible Flyer racer taken from the Hub, name “Jeffrey” scratched on top. Reward for information given to R.W. Dufour.

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