As the Story is Told: Morpeth Newspapers

This week’s excerpt from “As the Story is Told” (1986) Morpeth Newspapers In the records five different names of Morpeth newspapers appear during the period of 1852 to 1874. Some of these could very likely be nothing more than new ownerships. Excerpts from each of these papers follow. Morpeth Weekly Tribune A copy of No.…

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As the Story is Told: Threshing

This week in “As the Story is Told” we hear about Threshing in the early years of the Morpeth, Ontario, Canada area. ….previous section…. Threshing Gone from use is the old-fashioned threshing machine together with the crew of sweating men, who worked amidst great clouds of chaff and dust to separate the grain from the…