A tribute to John Burroughs, naturalist of world renown and a native of Roxbury, who died suddenly on March 29
The Way We Were
News culled from The Andes Recorder – 100 years ago
Milk prices, a plan to harness the Delaware river, rape, prostitutes and other tidbits from 100 years ago.
Some interesting facts from January 1920: Andes has only one physician, a barn burning, and so much more.
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.
Interesting fact: Women who marry between the date of registration and election day will lose their vote.