A Look Back in Time: June 24, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 24, 1919

The Reo Garage on North Main street has the attachments that will allow you to convert your Ford car into a ton truck. The price is $400. Johnson Grocery at 516 Broadway has a special on brooms. For three days, brooms in three sizes are priced at 50 cents, 75

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A Look Back in Time: June 23, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 23, 1919

W.E. Bowman of Dayton is in Sheridan today on business matters. Miss Geraldine Scanlon returned on 41 this afternoon from Alliance, Neb., where she’s been visiting the past few days. Monarch defeated the fast Burlington baseball team on the Monarch diamond yesterday afternoon by the score of 8 to 7.

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A Look Back in Time: June 22, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 22, 1919

Hot weather records for the month of June were shattered this afternoon when temperatures at the Sheridan weather bureau reached a maximum temperature of 101 degrees. That’s two degrees above the previous record of 99 set in June 1910. J. Land was slightly injured and A.L. Smith more seriously hurt

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A Look Back in Time: June 20, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 20, 1919

By a vote of 15 to 0, electors of School District No. 7 yesterday voted to issue school bonds in the amount of $50,000 to be applied to construction of a $100,000 school building, which will replace Central school. Restrictions in the use of water for sprinkling under the districting

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A Look Back in Time: June 19, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 19, 1919

From 3 o’clock until 6 o’clock this afternoon, the electors of school district No. 7 will vote their approval or disapproval of the plan to bond the district in the amount of $50,000 for the purpose of constructing a new building to supplant the Central school. The city commissioners plan

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A Look Back in Time: June 18, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 18, 1919

Residents of Nielsen Heights and Residence Hill are demanding immediate enforcement of the old water restriction ordinance that districts the city under specified sprinkling hours. A number of the residents appealed to the city commissioners today, stating that they have been without water for several weeks. Clearmont is undergoing a

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A Look Back in Time: June 17, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 17, 1919

A.C. Rice of Douglas won the Wyoming State Championship in the big trapshooting tournament held in Sheridan Saturday, Sunday and yesterday, with a score of 292 hits out of a possible 300 at 16 yards. Over 80 Sheridan boosters, with a band and the Boy Scouts’ drum corps, started out

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A Look Back in Time: June 16, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 16, 1919

A machine arrived today to register with a signal bell the time for wagers to start and stop at the races here next week. This is the only machine of this kind ever exhibited or used in the west. The telegraphers’ strike hasn’t affected the Western Union station in Sheridan

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A Look Back in Time: June 15, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 15, 1919

Three petitions have been presented to the City Council for street sprinkling. These are for Broadway, Works and Loucks streets. Three other petitions have gone out. Lawrence Gillespie of Sheridan, son of J.D. Gillespie, had one of the most narrow of narrow escapes from death when he was in an

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A Look Back in Time: June 14, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 14, 1919

Sheridan for the first time today began feeling the effects of the nationwide strike of telegraphers. Two operators, two clerks and two messengers walked out of the local office of the Western Union at 6 o’clock last night. A Ford sedan with starter and demountable rims is $980.93 at Scales

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A Look Back in Time: June 13, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 13, 1919

The assignment of teachers for 1919-1920 was announced this afternoon. J.J. Early is superintendent, and Lois E. Lucas is clerk for the school district. The prize catch of the season, a 7 ¾ pound trout, was exhibited in Sheridan today. The fish was caught at 10 o’clock this morning by

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A Look Back in Time: June 12, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 12, 1919

The heaviest rainfall of the season began falling over Sheridan this afternoon, and at 3:30 o’clock, the streets were running rivulets. The rain undoubtedly has saved the crops of this district, many of which had been virtually despaired of because of the prolonged drouth. Managers and officers of the ball

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A Look Back in Time: June 11, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 11, 1919

In spite of a nationwide strike of Western Union Telegraph employees, all six of the Western Union employees of the Sheridan office remained on duty this morning. All dispatches to Sheridan came in on scheduie time. Mr. and Mrs. G.T. Cook of Clearmont are visiting in Sheridan this week. Dr.

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A Look Back in Time: June 10, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 10, 1919

Discovery of gold, some of which assays as high as $1,000 per ton, in the Big Horn mountains near Hyattville, immediately southwest of Sheridan, has led to the belief that the famous Spanish Cabin gold mines have been discovered. Employees of the local offices of the Western Union Telegraph company

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A Look Back in Time: June 9, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 9, 1919

Elimination of a bad stretch of road on the Jim Creek-Piney road has been assured through the granting of a right-of-way by three property owners on Lower Piney. Work will start on the new section of the road shortly. J. Reen of Clearmont is in Sheridan today. The water line

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A Look Back in Time: June 8, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 8, 1919

The city water department has found it necessary to place more restrictions on the use of water for irrigating and sprinkling. The council plans to amend the old ordinance and put it into effect within a few days. Mr. and Mrs. F.W. Taylor of Dutch creek are visitors in Sheridan

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A Look Back in Time: June 7, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 7, 1919

The board of trustees of School District 7 today issued a call for a special election on June 19 for the purpose of voting $50,000 in school bonds. The bonds will help pay for a new grade school to supplant the Central School. Cost is projected to be $100,000. Clarence

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A Look Back in Time: June 6, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 6, 1919

Four little girls, between the ages of 12 and 14 years, have been caught for forging checks. Between May 28 and June 5, five checks totaling $25.50 were cashed by these girls forging the name of M.P. Stutsman, a bicycle repairman in Sheridan. A large assortment of beautiful silk boudoir

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A Look Back in Time: June 5, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 5, 1919

The war veterans will meet at 8 o’clock tonight at the City Hall. Mrs. J.W. Eldred of Banner was in Sheridan yesterday, calling on friends and doing some shopping. Marriage licenses were issued this week to Thomas H. Deckert of Billings and Gladys A. Orth of Acme; and to George

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A Look Back in Time: June 4, 1919

A Look Back in Time: June 4, 1919

The final program for Sheridan high school seniors has been completed. Exams will be today and tomorrow, the Baccalaureate Sermon will be on June 8, and commencement exercises will be on Wednesday, June 11. A complete investigation of yesterday’s mine disaster, at Dietz No. 8, which cost the lives of

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