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A Library in 1885

A hundred years ago establishing a library was an affair of cooperation among interested citizens. Several such collections were made over the years. Such a one was made in 1885. The room chosen was over the Sullivan and Company’s store in the … Continue reading

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A True Dog Story

In Dresden in 1885 farmer Barrett owned a cocker spaniel. For over five years the dog had shown a great love for geese, especially the goslings. She swam in the water among them. They in turn accepted her presence. People … Continue reading

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