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Gun Wipes and Pinafores

Gun wipes and pinafores? Yes, and petticoats and a single scarf. These were all part of Grandma’s summer, in 1918, along with the harvest and annual Chautauqua. 1,183 more words

News of the Week, July 8 to July 14

Oregon Spectator, June 13, 1848

A PUBLIC MEETING of the Donors to the fund for supplying provisions to the distressed emigrants of 1847, was held on Saturday evening last at the City Hotel, Oregon City, when Robert Newell, Esq., was called to the chair, and F. 2,174 more words

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Off to Chautauqua!

The 2018 summer season at Chautauqua Institution opened on Saturday, June 23. Over the next ten weeks, travelers will be planning trips to the great summer assembly, either by car (using a GPS app on their phone for guidance), by air (landing at nearby Chautauqua County Airport at Jamestown), or train (Amtrack tickets can be purchased online or via a smart phone app). 1,074 more words

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June Classes

Monday 18th – Painting with Elaine $25 – 6pm-8pm

Learn the basics of watercolor painting with local artisan Elaine Caflisch. Elaine has over 20 years experience and excels in many forms of painting such as porcelain, one-stroke, acrylics and watercolor.  153 more words


Ohio Chautauqua ~ Erma Bombeck

Last night, my family and I attended Ohio Chautauqua to watch the live performance of Susan Marie Frontczak as she portrayed Erma Bombeck. Before I go any further, let me explain what Ohio Chautauqua does. 454 more words

News of the Week, May 20 to May 26

Oregon Argus, May 22, 1858, Advertisement…

Experience Makes Perfect.

Why Go to Portland to Buy Goods?

We wish to inform our customers and the public generally that we have now on hand, in addition to our usual heavy stock of Groceries and Dry-Goods, one of the largest and best selected stocks of READY-MADE CLOTHING ever offered in this market. 1,265 more words

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All Roads Lead to Belding

The Alvah N. Belding Memorial Library will be celebrating its centennial anniversary on May 19th this year. It will be a small event, hosted by current staff and supporters, not unlike the celebration that took place 100 years ago. 555 more words