1910s

Tom Mix becomes a roping Romeo (1918)

Tom Mix becomes a roping Romeo The full breath of the big ranches with their stirring horsemen, their daring deeds, their ambitions, are combined with touches of the East in Six Shooter Andy, in which Tom Mi... Read more...

Does Henry Ford drive a Ford? (1915)

Does Henry Ford Ford? You bet he does! Idah M'Glone Gibson watches him do it by Idah M'Glone Gibson Detroit, Mich., July 23 - "I wonder if Ford drives his own Ford?" I asked someone in Detroit this mornin... Read more...

Building modern El Paso (1914)

Building modern El Paso Far-sighted El Pasoans selected present Grand View addition as future residential suburb of El Paso, and it is today one of the choice home localities in El Paso -- Good car service ... Read more...

The top automobiles for 1911

Types of the leading motor cars Cars featured: Alco limousine (1911) Chadwick Great Six Chalmers "Forty" touring car (1911) Corbin Model 40 Everitt 30 Knox 7 passenger touring car Locomobile ... Read more...
lemons

4 sweet & sour lemon recipes (1913)

Lemon meringues Ingredients: 6 heaping tablespoons of rice, 1 cup of sweet milk, 1 tablespoon of butter, scant half cup of sugar, 1 lemon, 3 tablespoons of powdered sugar, 3 eggs. Instructions: Boil the... Read more...

The Jersey Shore of yore (1915)

The Jersey Shore was popular long before reality TV characters like Snooki, JWoww and The Situation helped make the place well-known across the US. But you can be sure that 100 years ago, people would have neve... Read more...

Beauty fad: Rose petal lips (1915)

Rose petal lips is fashion's newest fad on Pacific coast Real "rose petal" lips are feminists' latest fad in Los Angeles. Miss Margie Wilson, a pretty Los Angeles girl, is the originator of this novelty. ... Read more...

WWI Honorable discharge notice (1918)

  Honorable discharge from the US Army To all whom it may concern: This is to certify that Percy Leland, Corporal, Inf Replacement Troops Unassigned -- National Army -- as a testimonial of honest and... Read more...

Missouri town swept away by flood (1912)

Town swept away by flood - life loss is heavy, says report Memphis, Tenn., April 2 - An unconfirmed report received here today says that the town of New Madrid, Missouri, was swept away by the Mississippi Ri... Read more...

Children of the very rich (1915)

Millionaire mothers spend oceans of dollars in bringing of their babies How will the richest babies in the land turn out? The mothers of Baby Astor, Vincent McLean and little Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt are gi... Read more...

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