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Tom Beardsley's Articles from 1999

January 2 - June 26



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Jan. 2 '40s brought transition to Willimantic Trade School - part 3 of 7
Jan. 9 Former student remembers Trade School - part 4 of 7
Jan. 16 Windham Tech gets a new home - part 5 of 7
Jan. 23 Former school site now a parking lot - part 6 of 7
Jan. 30 A Brooklyn organ comes to Tech - part 7 of 7
Feb. 6 1940s magazine took a look at Electro-Motive Co.
Feb. 13 Electro-Motive was an important part of city economy
Feb. 20 Rolley article paints colorful picture of city
Feb. 27 Circle Magazine sings city's praises
March 6 Magazine writer impressed by ATCO
March 13 Ads reveal thriving businesses in Willimantic
March 20 Postwar UConn saw many changes
March 27 Jorgensen credited with UConn's growth
April 3 Willimantic news - 1930
April 10 Old ads are great source of history
April 17 196 Church St.
April 24 Frank Larrabee - grocer and mayor
May 1 214 Church St.
May 8 275 Summit St.
May 15 Victorian Home tour
May 22 Coming Home parade 1946
May 29 Willimantic Sunday Herald - Publisher sued for slander - part 1 of 4
June 5 Willimantic Sunday Herald - Publisher sued for slander - part 2 of 4
June 12 Willimantic Sunday Herald - Publisher sued for slander - part 3 of 4
June 19 Willimantic Sunday Herald - Publisher sued for slander - part 4 of 4
June 26 1908 Maverick Laundry Fire - part 1 of 2