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I have decided to change what Heritage Forensics is. Too often I have seen the core values of what should be the creed and philosophy of every genealogist, hobbyists and career alike, become forgotten or ignored.   We've allowed politics to infiltrate our...
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A Polite Man

A Polite Man.--"My dearest uncle," says a humorous writer, "was the most polite man in the world. He was making a voyage on the Danube and the boat sank. My uncle was just on the point of drowning. He got his head above water for once, took off his hat and said,...
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Riots Continue In New Orleans

Terrible and bloody riots have the order of the day in New Orleans for some time past. Lives are lost, property destroyed, and still no effort is being made to suppress them. Originally published in the Belmont Chronicle, and Farmers, Mechanics, and Manufacturers...
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Museum Freak Died Destitute

Ravenna, O., Nov 21. -- Big Marie, a museum freak weighing 700 pounds, died here destitute. She was born in Warren county, Ind., and married Rolly Edwards Originally published in The Guernsey Times of Cambridge, OH on 26 Nov 1896 pg 2. Navigating the Journal...
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Pleasant Paragraphs

A lady, describing an ill-tempered man, says:--"He never smiles but he feels ashamed of it" The woman who never interferred with her husband's affars arrived in town the other day. She is unmarried. A paper giving an account of Toulouse, in France, says: "It is a...
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Who Was The First Wife?

Father, did you ever have another wife besides mother? "No, my boy; what possesses you to ask such a question?" "Because I saw in the old family Bible where you married Anno Domini, 1855; and that isn't mother, for her name is Sally Smith." Originally published in The...
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Lightning Strikes Two Not Twice

At Camp Nevin, Kentucky, an officer's tent was struck by lightning, recently. Lieutenant Wishart and Lieutenant West, of Pennsylvania, had their swords melted by their sides, but escaped serious personal injury. Originally published in Cincinnati Daily Press of...
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Dies From Bit Thumb

A few weeks ago Mrs. Ann Foley and Mrs. Mary Garry, two elderly ladies West Sixteenth street, New York, had a hostile encounter, in which Mrs. Foley got the thumb of Mrs. Garry between her teeth, and bit it badly. Suppuration ensued from the bite, and Mrs. Garry died...
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Strapped For Cash

A young man, "strapped," recently went to Galena, and, in order to secure board and lodging, delivered himself as a murderer, saying that he, at such a time, killed a policeman in Boston. The chief of police of the latter city telegraphed to Galena that no such murder...

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Woman Fatally Gored

WOMAN FATALLY GORED Bowling Green, O., Aug 21.--Mrs. Mary Sandes was knocked down by a mad cow yesterday and fatally tramped and gored. Her young son seized the animal by the horns and kept its attention while his mortally wounded mother crawled through a fence. The...

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The State vs Sam Greene

In the Case of the State against Sam Greene, (free negro,) who was tried as the April term of the Circuit Court of Dorchester county, Md., for having in his possssion abolition pamphlets, among which was "Uncle Tom's Cabin," the Court has adjudged him guilty' and...

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I’ll Blow Your Head Off

One day last week at Lewis' Mills a boy in the presence of several persons picked up a gun, remarking that he would blow their heads off, when unexpectedly the gun was discharged and the walls of the room were filled with shot, but luckily no one was hurt. Such...

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Mexican Septuplets in 1857

Extraordinary Fecundity -- The last Mexican news includes the alarming item that on the 20th ultimo a woman at the hospital gave birth to seven children. Originally published in The Washington Reporter of Washington, Pennsylvania on 10 Jun 1857 on page 2. My...

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