From the Lawrence Daily World for Sept. 24, 1908: "The chairman of the state Democratic committee, Henderson Martin, says rural mail carriers are taking too full a load in Republican politics and must be stopped. Federal rules prohibit politicking by mail carriers, rural or otherwise, Martin said. : A new sorority chapter, Alpha Chi Omega, has been installed at Baker University. : A local home has been quarantined for scarlet fever and one child is in serious conditions. Sanitary conditions in the general area are bad and the county is trying to assist."
Old Home Town - 100 years ago
September 24, 2008