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PEEKS of PAST Nov. 28, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868By referring to our advertising columns, it will be seen that the brick hotel, in this Borough, for several years past known as Coder's Hotel is offered for sale.The work on the railroad from this place to Hazelton is ...

PEEKS of PAST Nov. 14, 2018

The Muncy LuminaryFriday, Nov. 11, 194375 years agoPrice five centsAaron Rothfuss of North Market street was struck by a car Friday evening in front of the Crawford Hotel. Mr. Rothfuss was stunned but not seriously injured, suffering only few bruises.Eighty-eight men will leave Lycoming ...

PEEKS of PAST Nov. 7, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868Marriage at the residence of the bride's father, in Baltimore, on the 17th Clarence A. Evans, Muncy, to Louisa V. Knowles.Married the 29th ult, this Borough by the Rev. G.T. McNair Mr. Christian S. Hess of Port Penn, to ...

PEEkS of PAST Oct. 31, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868Married on the 17th ult., by J.S. Christine, Charles N. Smith of Franklin township, and Miss Ellen J. Houseknecht of Penn township.Died at Chester, Delaware County, PA., on Saturday the 10th inst., Rev. James De Pui, ...

PeekS of PAST Oct. 24, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868No paper on fileThe Muncy Luminary1893Ground has been broken for the Electric Light Plant.Several ladies of this place went up to Williamsport to attend the FAllMillinery Opening of L.E.Jones and Company.The first ...

Old obit discovered in chest

This is an obituary found in an old family photo album from Tina Heverly of Williamsport. It was an obituary described in detail of the person's life, and reprinted from the Muncy Luminary. Heverly also discovered a wooden chest with the man's name Peter Jones, in her parent's attic. Jones ...

PEEKS of PAST Oct. 17, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868The Steam Saw Mill of M. Fox and Company, in Shrewsbury township, this county, was destroyed by fire on Thursday night last.Some rascal or rascals entered the store of Bodine and Warn at Hughesville, on Thursday evening ...

Peeks of Past Oct. 10, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868Married at St. James Rectory, on the 17th ult., by the Rev. A.P. Brush, Mr. Jacob B. McClain, and Miss Ellen Edwards, both of Muncy Creek Township.Married at the same place on the 21st ult., Mr. John Brown and Miss ...

Peeks of Past Oct. 3, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868J.W. Bear, ,the original Buck Eye Blacksmith, will address the citizens of this place and vicinity on Thursday evening next.Married-On the evening of the 23d inst., at Chris Church Williamsport, by the Rev. A. Wadleigh, ...

PEEKS of PAST Sept 27, 2018

Enlightening Items from old LuminarysThe Muncy Luminary150 years ago1868Died at Laurelton, Union County, on the 14th inst., Mrs. Julia Halfpenny, formerly of this place, aged 54 years, 5 months, and 27 days.On Tuesday evening at the Club meeting it is proposed to organized a horse company with ...