Archive for Saturday, June 7, 2008

Old Home Town - 100 years ago

June 7, 2008


From the Lawrence Daily World for June 7, 1908: "William Underhill Moore, associate professor of law at KU, had been elected to the faculty of the University of Missouri. Officials say his loss will be difficult to compensate for. : The entire absence of green bugs from the wheat fields of Kansas this year is something of a feather in the cap of the University of Kansas and Prof. Hunter who headed the anti-bug effort that was so effective after serious problems last year. : Figures show there are 19 inmates at the county poor farm and the cost of keeping them during the month was $81.09."


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