A Look Back in Time: April 9, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 9, 1920

The Green Heating and Plumbing company of Lovell has been awarded the contract for the heating, plumbing and ventilating of the New Central school building in Sheridan. The amount of the successful bid was $27,850, which was the lowest of the three submitted. The Sheridan Sporting Goods company at 117

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A Look Back in Time: April 8, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 8, 1920

Commissioner Birkhaeuser has the drag at work on the streets leading to the hospital, putting that route in the best possible condition. The long winter and unusual amounts of mud have left the streets in bad condition. Three box cars burned on the siding at Clearmont last night. The cars

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A Look Back in Time: April 7, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 7, 1920

With over 5,000 pupils enrolled, the largest enrollment in the state, Sheridan county will receive $45,000 from the state common school fund. Rees Davis of Sheridan, one of the best known labor leaders in Wyoming, died at his home at 1192 Illinois street at 2:45 o’clock this morning, following a

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A Look Back in Time: April 6, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 6, 1920

County commissioners this afternoon adopted a resolution recommending that the state highway commission designate the road from Clearmont via Ulm to Sheridan as a state highway. A patent granted by the United States to Jennie Tschirgi on 160 acres of land was filed in the Sheridan county clerk’s office today.

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A Look Back in Time: April 5, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 5, 1920

Thanks to a re-arrangement of the schedule, Sheridan’s firemen will now be allowed two days off each week instead of only one. Two automobile collisions took place today as a result of the wet condition of the streets. Happily, there were no serious consequences of either. Harold Stewart has taken

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A Look Back in Time: April 4, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 4, 1920

The census return for Sheridan, as announced in Washington last night, is a population of 9,175. That’s an increase of over 760 people since 1910. R. G. Diefenderfer returned this afternoon from Cheyenne, where he presented arguments in the supreme court in support of Judge J. H. Burgess’ ruling that

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A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1920

Cold weather will usher Easter into Sheridan tomorrow, according to forecasts of the local U.S. weather bureau. Snow began falling last night and has continued with little interruption today. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Young are in Sheridan from Buffalo today. They are guests at the Sheridan Inn. C. R. Reed

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A Look Back in Time: April 2, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 2, 1920

Billy, the only dog in the world that received the Croix de Guerre for conspicuous service in the air during the war, is in Sheridan. He arrived yesterday afternoon in the company of his master, Major F. S. Judson of St. Paul, Minn., who is one of the great aviator

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A Look Back in Time: April 1, 1920

A Look Back in Time: April 1, 1920

Roy McAllister of Parkman is spending the day in Sheridan. He is a guest at the Sheridan Inn. You’ll find flowers for Easter at the Sheridan Greenhouse. The Sheridan Commercial club has announced plans to launch a campaign on April 4 to secure rural members. The campaign will continue for

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A Look Back in Time: March 31, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 31, 1920

One of two new linotypes purchased by the Sheridan Enterprise arrived today and is being unloaded at the train depot. The new linotypes are to handle the enlarged news service that will be made available to the newspaper with the installation of a full-based Associated Press wire on May 3.

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A Look Back in Time: March 30, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 30, 1920

County Sheriff U. A. C. Thomas left on No. 41 this afternoon to bring a Wyola man back from Billings to Sheridan to stand trial for forging over $1,000 in checks. E. S. Townsend came in to Sheridan this morning from his ranch at Beckton. A. E. Upton, a wool

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A Look Back in Time: March 29, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 29, 1920

The Wyoming Supreme Court has scheduled a hearing on April 2 for arguments on a decision made by Judge Burgess last September. Judge Burgess at that time ruled that the “search and seizure” clause of Wyoming’s prohibition law is unconstitutional. D. L. Garret of Vernon, Texas, is in Sheridan today

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A Look Back in Time: March 28, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 28, 1920

Mrs. E. J. Sandborgh and sons, Edward and John, left on No. 42 today for an extended visit to Albany, New York, Boston, Massachusetts and other eastern points. Miss Dorothy Wade, the little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Wade, was a charming hostess to a number of her

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A Look Back in Time: March 27, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 27, 1920

Justin Williams, who lives in Sheridan and is employed in the mines at Acme, was seriously burned on the neck, face and hands yesterday afternoon in the explosion of some loose powder. Tom Sawyer shirts for boys are priced from $1.19 to $1.69 at the United Store in Sheridan. The

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A Look Back in Time: March 26, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 26, 1920

The Sheridan delegation to the district convention of Rotarians received a bronze cup 10 inches in height for the distinction of being the delegation traveling the greatest distance to the event, which was held in Colorado Springs. Standard Abstract and Title Guaranty company has completed an abstract for the Sheridan-Wyoming

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A Look Back in Time: March 25, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 25, 1920

Sheridan’s Donald Garbutt post of the American Legion has endorsed recommendations of the legion’s national committee that the federal government make one of the following compensations possible for all former service men: Land settlement covering all states. Aid in the purchase of homes. Vocational education for all ex-service men. Or

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A Look Back in Time: March 24, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 24, 1920

The Sheridan County Electric company has installed a very handsome Cutter light post on the Edelman corner. The post is equipped with a 400 candle power lamp, and post and light are very similar to those to be installed by the city during the summer. Dietz No. 8 coal is

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A Look Back in Time: March 21, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 21, 1920

Miss Marie Bledsoe became the bride of Mr. Raymond Rodgers in a quiet wedding at 5 o’clock last night at the Baptist parsonage in Sheridan. Fourteen past matrons of the Eastern Star assembled at the home of Mrs. Griffen and organized the Past Matrons Club of the Eastern Star. Mr.

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A Look Back in Time: March 20, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 20, 1920

The mysterious actions of an unknown woman, who was observed by ranchers in the vicinity of the Brundage mine to be running across the country during a violent thunderstorm, prompted the lodging of reports with Sheriff Thomas this afternoon. Witnesses expressed fear that the woman was demented. The girls from

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A Look Back in Time: March 19, 1920

A Look Back in Time: March 19, 1920

Judge Burgess signed a court order this morning changing the date on which naturalization petitions will be heard in district court. The order moves the date from May 7 to May 17 and 18. Thirty petitions will be heard at that time. H. O. Winslow has arrived in Sheridan on

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