A Look Back in Time: Jan. 21, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 21, 1920

Sheridan County Assessor John X. Morris has returned from a meeting of the state board of equalization in Cheyenne. He reports that valuations in Sheridan county will remain unchanged during the present year. Articles of incorporation have been filed under the name of the Sheridan-Wyoming Coal company for the $8

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 20, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 20, 1920

Representatives of Sheridan, Clearmont and Buffalo at a meeting in Clearmont yesterday pledged support of any program for development of good roads in northern Wyoming. A district court jury awarded $100 to Susan A. Marcum of Dayton in a suit in which she sought $3,500 as a result of injuries

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 19, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 19, 1920

In a report to the city council this morning, City Engineer E. C. Gwillam said only one proposed paving district in Sheridan was voted down by the protests of property owners within the district. City Commissioner W. G. Birkhaeuser today introduced an ordinance providing for the installation of 66 ornamental

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 18, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 18, 1920

Mrs. Mark Keenan left today for an extended visit with her daughter, Mrs. Decker, who lives in Wilmington, Delaware. The widow of John C. Sweeney was awarded $3,500 in district court yesterday as damages for his death when he was struck by a locomotive while pinned under a railway motor

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 17, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 17, 1920

National in scope, civic in immediate results, Thrift Week has started in Sheridan. Today is “Savings Day,” and tomorrow – Sunday – ministers will endeavor to increase church attendance by the spiritual call that should be combined with business professions. D. S. McCalman, state highway engineer, is in conference in

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 16, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 16, 1920

The widow of John C. Sweeney is seeking to recover $35,000 from the Burlington in district court here as the result of the death of Sweeney, a section foreman, when the motor car under which he was pinned was struck by a passenger train on May 15, 1918. Ladies dark

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 15, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 15, 1920

As the result of a plan participated in by Sheridan county, the Sheridan Commercial Club and Dr. G. H. Buffum, Sheridan is to have a landing field, to be known as the Sheridan Airdome, which will bridge the gap between the fields at Casper and Billings. Sergeant John F. Somers

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 14, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 14, 1920

Sheriff U. A. C. Thomas has gone to Redding, Calif., to bring a former Sheridan county resident back here to stand trial on a charge of issuing worthless checks. James Calkins, the 7-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. L. M. Calkins, who live at the corner of Sheridan avenue and

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 13, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 13, 1920

As a result of meetings of the Retail Merchants association last night and the executive committee of the Retail Clerks this morning, Sheridan today became the only town in Wyoming which has an 8-hour day for women clerks. Nick Julio was awarded $160 in district court today in his lawsuit

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 11, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 11, 1920

Mrs. Emma Longan of Kansas City delivered a forceful address at a union meeting of several churches of the city at the Congregational church tonight. Miss Jessie Foster was hostess at a delightful informal dinner last night. The Hotel committee of the Sheridan Commercial club met this afternoon for a

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 10, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 10, 1920

William E. Mason, whose disappearance Thursday gave his relatives considerable concern, returned home today. He went to Acme to visit friends and neglected to tell his brother, with whom he lived, where he was going. Fire of unknown origin destroyed a livery barn in Clearmont at noon today. The building,

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 9, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 9, 1920

Rotary Club members at their weekly luncheon at the Sheridan Inn today gave recognition to the Boy Scout movement as an important factor in the development of boy life along proper lines. A preliminary legal battle began in Judge J. H. Hoop’s court this morning, which will determine whether a

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 8, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 8, 1920

The budget for Sheridan county for 1920 carries appropriations totaling just over $150,000, which is $29,000 in excess of the budget last year. Mr. and Mrs. K. M. Stuart and Mr. Norman Stuart left today for Omaha where Mr. Stuart will enter the Swedish Mission Hospital for treatment. Walter Miller,

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 7, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 7, 1920

County Assessor John X. Morris is making plans for the annual assessment that will start the first Tuesday in February. Under instructions from the state equalization board, the assessment will be made this year at full valuation, which probably will bring the assessed valuation in the county up to at

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 6, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 6, 1920

A proposal has been made to build a new hotel in Sheridan, costing $500,000, if the people of Sheridan will put up $240,000 and receive in return that amount of second mortgage bonds bearing 7 percent interest. Water pumped from the mill dam at the Jefferson street bridge was put

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 5, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 5, 1920

The Sheridan Enterprise today received letters from Thermopolis and Ten Sleep commenting favorably upon the suggestion originating in Greybull for creation of a new state out of northern Wyoming and southern Montana, with Sheridan as the capital. A feature of the city council this morning was the adjournment of the

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 4, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 4, 1920

The Billings-Sheridan Motor company, distributors of Reo, Hudson, Essex and Packard automobiles in this territory, has opened a branch sales room and service station in Buffalo. Louis Flores, a miner at Carneyville, received a serious scalp wound by the explosion of a shot in the mine late yesterday afternoon. He

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 3, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 3, 1920

The extreme range of temperatures in Sheridan during 1919 was 144 degrees, according to records furnished by H. A. Frise, observer at the local weather bureau. District court Judge J. H. Burgess today issued an order suppressing the evidence in the case against a man charged with illegal possess of

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 2, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 2, 1920

Celebrating the 18th anniversary of the inauguration of new year night dinners and dances at the Sheridan Inn, the dining room at the Inn last night was crowded with many guests. All tables had been reserved in advance for many days. The most successful show ever held by the Northern

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 1, 1920

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 1, 1920

The various school buildings in Sheridan have been thoroughly renovated during the holiday season. Floors have been scrubbed and oiled and the windows washed. Everything is in readiness for school to open Monday. Many friends responded to the invitation issued by Rev. and Mrs. Ira W. Kingsley to call at

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