Friday, May 16, 2008

Packed Her Trunks and Left

New York, 1895

The wife of Frank Mir, the doorkeeper at the Main street station of the Long Island railroad at Flushing, has left him. She found the care of three children irksome and so she packed her trunks and left.

—The Long Island Farmer, Jamaica, NY, Feb. 1, 1895, p. 1.

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