ESSEX LOCALS | What Was Happening On May 27 In Years Past


 115 Years Ago – 1907

Sunday brought us one more good summer day, the thermometer standing in the eighties and 98 in the Sun.  It was a short summer, however, the wind whisking around to the northwest Monday morning blowing up cold and has been unseasonable cold all week.

90 Years Ago – 1932

The Forest Fire Squad had a bad fire to cope with at the town dump on Pipe Line Road Thursday of last week which got quite a start owing to the extremely dry condition of the ground but was gotten under control before much damage had been done.

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