Jim Andrews

100 YEAR AGO — MARCH 2021

100 YEAR AGO -- MARCH 2021

Adam Biggar, a highly respected farmer residing in Biggar Hollow in southern Bovina, died early Sabbath morning, February 27, as a result of an attack of measles. [Jim Andrews: Prior to its vaccine, measles was a deadly disease, which notoriously killed children and adults alike.]

 THE WAY WE WERE – FEBRUARY 2021

 THE WAY WE WERE - FEBRUARY 2021

Milk prices, a plan to harness the Delaware river, rape, prostitutes and other tidbits from 100 years ago.

THE WAY WE WERE – January 2021

THE WAY WE WERE - January 2021

Some interesting facts from January 1920: Andes has only one physician, a barn burning, and so much more.

THE WAY WE WERE – November 2020

THE WAY WE WERE - November 2020

A gang was out Saturday night destroying property under the guise of Hollowe’en [sic]. The gang was not made up of boys but of men, who should know better, and perhaps would if they had not been imbibing too freely.

THE WAY WE WERE – October 2020

THE WAY WE WERE - October 2020

Interesting fact: Women who marry between the date of registration and election day will lose their vote.

THE WAY WE WERE – September 2020

THE WAY WE WERE - September 2020

Annual Home Harvest Dinner; No Pastor for the Shavertown Presbyterian Church; a bobcat sighting and much more.