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Days Gone By: June 23-24, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

June 23-24, 1918

Hailstones as large as walnuts and as much as four inches deep on the ground fell on Stanley creek, eight miles from Pilot Rock, yesterday afternoon, according to Charles...

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Days Gone By: June 11-12, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

June 11-12, 1918

Watermaster Aubrey E. Perry is spending the day at Freewater where he is appearing in Justice Miller’s court against C.E. Collins, a farmer of that section, with whom he...

Days Gone By: June 7, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

June 7, 1918

Have you got your seats engaged for the eclipse Saturday afternoon? This is by far the greatest show ever staged by the heavens in the Northwest in the memory of man. Over at Baker...

Days Gone By: June 6, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

June 6, 1918

With two shots from an automatic revolver last night, Mrs. Bert Mansfield of Everett, Wash., lost what was probably the most valuable of the few possessions left her by her husband...

Days Gone By: June 4-5, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

June 4-5, 1918

The war may open up another entirely new field for women of eastern Oregon, according to C.C. Scott, state district fire warden, who is conferring here today with W.W. Cryder,...

Days Gone By: June 1, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

June 1, 1918

William Giesie, former resident of Hermiston and now farming in Morrow county, went with a team and wagon over a 500 foot cliff last week and still lives to tell the tale. The...

Days Gone By: May 31, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

May 31, 1918

Colonel W.G.D. Mercer, who made the funeral address yesterday at the services held for his friend, the late Senator C.A. Barrett at Athena, is suffering from severe bruises about...

Days Gone By: May 30, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

May 30, 1918

Of interest to farmers will be the wage scale fixed by about 50 farmers and business men of Echo at a meeting held in the city hall there last night. It was decided to pay $3 and $4,...

Days Gone By: May 28-29, 2018

100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

May 28-29, 1918

Damage amounting to approximately $25,000 was caused in Heppner yesterday afternoon by fire which started from a box of hot ashes in the rear of the Opera house building. Dick...

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