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Friday, October 24, 2014

October 24, 1947: Diary of a Johnstown Housewife


From the diary of Mrs. Elizabeth Oldham of Moxham
Friday - October 24, 1947
I cleaned up the house. 
Uncle George Layton died this eveing at the Windber Hospital.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Keep on Truckin

Johnstown Sanitary Dairy Company

National Radiator



National Radiator Ad - 1930's

October 23, 1943: HITLER'S FLEEING HORDES FACE DISASTER IN RUSSIA


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The Johnstown Tribune - October 23, 1943
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October 23, 1947: Diary of a Johnstown Housewife


From the diary of Mrs. Elizabeth Oldham of Moxham
Thursday - October 23, 1947
Betty J. is talking about going back to Florida.
I baked 2 apple pies.
B. We had chicken and noodles for dinner today. George ate dinner with us.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Central Park


Central Park - Downtown Johnstown

Head and Face Crushed


Young Man Killed at New Florence - Jesse Campbell - August 1907

October 22, 1943: RED ARMIES ROUT GERMANS


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The Johnstown Tribune - October 22, 1943
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October 22, 1947: Diary of a Johnstown Housewife


From the diary of Mrs. Elizabeth Oldham of Moxham
Wednesday - October 22, 1947
I ironed then I worked in the yard. I cut a lot of kindling and carried it too the cellar and raked up a lot of leaves and burnt some stuff in the yard.
Leona was here for dinner. Ida made some potato ham pot pie. It was good.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Before the Wall

Before the Flood Control Project

Trolley Time

Franklin Street just past the hospitals.

October 21, 1943: VATICAN APPEALS FOR ROME


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The Johnstown Tribune - October 21, 1943
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Birth Notes:
Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Shedlock - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. George Bolton - son
Mr. & Mrs. Edward Spruky - daughter
Mr. & Mrs. William Vojtko - son
Mr. & Mrs. Allen Weaver - son
Mr. & Mrs. Wilbur Allison - son