Essex Locals | June 30



115 Years Ago – 1908

The strawberry crop will be rather light this year unless a good rain comes soon.  Other berries and gardens are being affected by the dry season which is rather unusual at this time of the year.

90 Years Ago – 1933

Rayford Lane was quite severely injured one evening last week by being struck over the eye by a baseball during a practice game at Town Hall grounds.  Several stitches were required by Dr. Fred A. Parish in dressing the wound.

years ago, bridge river ocean, fred a. parish, town hall