ESSEX LOCALS | What Was Happening on November 19th in Years Past


115 Years Ago – 1906

Some very fine days followed the severe weather of last week, the snow of Friday only lasting a few hours.  Sunday was an ideal autumn day, as were Monday and Tuesday.

90 Years Ago – 1931

Armistice Day passed very quietly in Essex, the chief observance being a meat pie supper in Town hall by the Legion and Auxiliary combined, which was followed by a dance.

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