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Bishop Clothing and Woolen Mill Store

This article was written for the Statesman Journal and published September 2014.  It is reproduced here for reference purposes. “Now is the time and here is the place for the Men and Boys to fit themselves out for the season.” … Continue reading

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May 7, 2015

by Richard van Pelt, WWI Correspondent Across the front page of the Capital Journal was a single headline: LINER LUSITANIA SUNK BY GERMAN SUBMARINE 1400 PASSENGERS TAKE TO SMALL BOATS WHEN HUGE LINER GOES DOWN Liverpool, May 7. – The … Continue reading

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