Tag: History

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Patron+ RECIPE WEDNESDAY: Cider Cake from 1875 recipe

Patron+ member story Take two cups of sugar, one cup of butter, half a pint of fresh cider, nutmeg, one teaspoonful of salaratua or…

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Baldwin County, Alabama celebrated 200 years – and opened the courthouse cornerstone – see what was in it.

Baldwin County celebrated 100 years with Masonic Cornerstone Reenactment in 2001 This is a great film of the tremendous crowd, parade, and events that…

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The University of Alabama football team was represented by the Alabama cadets in 1892 [vintage pictures]

The 1892 Alabama Cadets football team represented the University of Alabama in the 1892 college football season. The team was led by head coach…

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Patron+ Good Ole Days – Our parents came up with many natural ways to solve household problems like the ones below….

Patron+ member story Household tips from the past "Fire Extinguishers: Throw baking soda on blaze. It smothers the fire by generating carbonic acid gas…

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Patron+ Good Ole Days – The missing or lost sock dilemma seems to have been around for ages according to this 1890s story

Patron+ member story Evidently, there was a problem with personal clothing and garments being lost in the 1890s just as there is today. They…