100 Years Ago
Lt. Irwin Burkey, an army clerk stationed at Fort Monroe, VA, is spending the holiday season with his parents on South Third Street, Hamburg. It is his first visit home since he enlisted in the service in July.
William Muntz, an enlisted man at Camp Meade, spent the Christmas holidays at home, visiting his brother Abraham.
Edgar Wengert, a molder at Confer, Smith & Company’s foundry had the misfortune of accidentally pouring metal into his shoe last Thursday which will disable him from work for several weeks. Dr. Potteiger dressed the injury.