Essex Locals |Dec 16



115 Years Ago – 1907

There are several cases in town of the grip and heavy colds, some of the victims are quite seriously ill.

90 Years Ago – 1932

An automobile owned by William Wyeth of Beverly caught fire while he was in a cottage on Conomo Point Wednesday evening of last week, about 9:30.  The fire department responded to a still alarm but the machine had been destroyed by the time the apparatus reached the scene.

ago, william wyeth of beverly