The Way We Were

News culled from The Andes Recorder – 100 years ago

THE WAY WE WERE – February 2020

 Judge M. Linn Bruce has been elected a director of the society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. The society was organized 45 years ago by Hon. Elbridge T. Gerry.

THE WAY WE WERE: January 2020

THE WAY WE WERE: January 2020

Miss Helen Templeton, of Brooklyn, is spending the week in town.[Ed.: Seems like the Brooklyn-Andes connection goes way back!]

THE WAY WE WERE – December 2019

THE WAY WE WERE - December 2019

A 93 year old woman votes for the 1st time; Miss Geogianna Spier slipped and fell from the landing of an outside stairway and landed on the icy waters of the Tremperskill Stream 20 feet below

THE WAY WE WERE – November 2019

THE WAY WE WERE - November 2019

There is an interesting little segment on Health Insurance. Not much seems to have changed.

THE WAY WE WERE – October 2019

THE WAY WE WERE - October 2019

A fire breaks out on Delaware Ave., free clinic available to diagnose tuberculosis…………………..

THE WAY WE WERE- AUGUST 2019

THE WAY WE WERE- AUGUST 2019

All roads will lead to Andes, on Wednesday, August 6th, the date set for the Welcome Home demonstration to be given by the townspeople in honor of the boys from the town of Andes in service during the World War.