Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1777-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Newspaper Page Text
w JH BpP^ffl
S y » <--'. 1 , ," * '’ i .,-:ii ; %‘-l''' P V *.. *"" . % ”«*■■* / —rr. - rr=nm- If > / a « m I #a Bs- PI Htu'^Hp? B 8 ■ -* > '" , r* R Sjig Gertrude Ederle, first woman to swim the English Channel, and her attorney, Dudley Field Malone, are going over some of the theatrical and other offers, said to total $900,000, which the swim ming star has received since her feat. £ w “ le Wu “' l I>hoU, *‘- / jHhIHHb \ Jgg . KB. j/Sm Bk \ HHI H -• ' J[, f . k. Ir «B B i Pli B I ** > * ?»■ BFw #• RnL Gee, that’s a lot of muscle! says the young visitor at Jack Dempsey’s Atlantic City training camp, where the cham pion is preparing for his bout with Tunney. ®*’ & A Pholt, “ THE SUNDAY STAR, WASHINGTON, D. C.-GRAVURE SECTION-SEPTEMBER 12, 1926. Miss M. L. Red shaw, one of Eng 1a n d’s coming racket stars, is put ting all she has into this drive as she is snapped at a recent tourney at Ryde, Isle of Wight. © Acme Photo* GP klGP l - vi BH 7 ~-—IX ri— - **. . 3jjT> W. «*is pHk Hv - JSMK'm. $ S&|JHHH|H|BBH^HBB^r ■ When she broke 96 out of 100 pigeons Mrs. George Wright of Atlanta, Ga., won the woman’s national trapshooting champion ship at the recent meet at Vandalia, Ohio. © Underwood & Underwood. * U . • E 167 " b |M_i Ssaa %.*■' f, gwt^;-•-?-%g'^ißißlrfca 4 -2»"i2P- WHBMm IBgBBKBBBIiMiIHiiBf H «o BU H ; '.^^^ : 'SfeS^sS- ; ::'-*- ,: - : ' L HHi^^HHHHHVi *m i HBiirlßiß blhhv »— HI ’7 r WmMf ij M ■MB* *1 ' 77pf^-> V - " l, l | 1 Nine tenants had a lucky escape, uninjured, when this dwelling, in Providence, R. 1., toppled over while the first floor was being altered for a store. ©Henry Miner. Countess Ro geri di Villa nova, charming wife of the first secretary of the Italian em bassy, who has joined her hus band since he came to his post here last Winter. <© Underwood & Underwood | Bf 'W .‘'#4™W| '••-• HV •MWm I B^P '■ "B Bi . r ?/ ? '“t ¥, * r^k 4 », ’" ~; r |, .-''Bl tfaai -.;- j HI —♦^3 91 Bf ' I . . > / . i, Members of the new Interfederation Conference of Civic Leaders, formed for the mutual advance ment of the National Capital and its environs in Arlington County, Va., and Montgomery County, Md. Left to right, front row: Jesse C. Suter, president of the Federation of Citizens' Associations of the Dis trict; Col. W. A. Kroll, Montgomery County Civic Federation; Arthur Orr. Arlington County Civic Fed eration; H. N. Stull, District Federation, and Maj. R. B. Lawrence, Montgomery Federation. Back row: Oliver Owen Kuhn, president Montgomery Federation; E. S. Hege, District Federation; Capt. F. L. Hewitt, Montgomery Federation; William McK. Clayton, District Federation; R. E. Plymale, president Arlington Federation, and Frank G. Campbell, Arlington Federation. © w a .hiiutt«n s«ar phou.* • ■*>, . j/p ;^jjjnipßWfV ; Jf ' 0 \ ■*’ 4s ' . ■* - .... .- . . rCtftil’ fi- J- .-r •* -• " '•’'••■ sT .' .- *r . ■* , .. • ‘ .- ■... : 2r .. • *.,. +’+ .:> *; ; ..t . v '*-.*%>■ r ■ - This plucky Red Rock rooster seems to be pretty successfully disputing the question of who’s who with the Boston bull on their Los Angeles, Calif., f arm# © Herbert Photo*. The hurricane which recently struck southern Louisiana and killed more j than a score of persons left this church, at Houma, with little of its front wall. © Acme Photo*.