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Last Name First Name Year Main Idea
Adams George A Obituary at age 76
Adams John M Obituary at age 87
Adams George H 1934 Obituary
Adams George H 1927 Real Estate
Andrews George B 1912 Obituary (Civil War Vet)
Andrews Orsamus Obituary
Andrews Charles Obituary
Hargraves Jennie Frances Obituary at age 41
Adams John N Will Dispute after Wife’s Death
Adams John Edwards Obituary at age 59
Adams Lucy A Obituary at age 86
Adams Charles A Obituary
Adams Edward G 1945 Obituary
Adams Porter H Plans to fly around the world
Atwood Warren Hj First judge to try an insanity case by jury
Adams Porter H Wedding Announcement
Adams Porter H 1920 Gets Divorce
Adams Porter H 1945 Obituary
Hotel Lincoln – Ayer Rita Hayworth slept there
Ayer Old Main Street Views
Ayer Business during 1800s
Banks Gordon Collecting Autographs
Brown William H 1921 Obituary at age 72
Byram Jennie A Obituary at age 59
Byram George E Obituary at age 54
Binney B S 1892 Fire Destroys Paper Mill
Binney Lydia R 1919 Obituary at age 80
Bliss Mrs. Charles Obituary at age 73
Bohanon John 1920 Obituary at age 76
Binney Benjamin S Obituary at age 83
Bowmar Angie 1963 Obituary at age 66
Barnard W.E. Old Stone-Weight 200 years old
Barnard Henrietta 12/1/1938 Obituary
Barnard William 9/27/1849 Obituary
Bridgman School Shirley Center – College Prep
Bridgman Howard A 8/20/1860 Obituary
Bryant Emma N 1922 Obituary
Bolton Mr. & Mrs. 100th Anniversary of their house
Bolton Charles K Librarian Boston’s Atheneum
Bolton Ethel S Obituary at age 80
Bolton Ethel S Shirley Author
Bolton Geoffrey Obituary at age 96
Bolton Sarah K 1916 Obituary at age 74
Bolton Charlie K. 1950 Obituary at age 82
Boucher George Back from the front – Member of Merill’s Marauders
Boutilier Emma (Carlson) 1955 Obituary
Briggs Clarence 1944 Battle of Cassino
Brockelman Frank 1955 Obituary – Druggist for 50 years
Brockelman Annie Obituary at age 67
Barrett George (Capt) Obituary
Butterfield Dr. Edwin 1945 Obituary
Burrill Edna Filed bill to retain 70 year old teachers
Burrill Edna 1960 Obituary
Cummings Emma L 1916 Obituary at age 65
Cummings Alice Wrote poem “The Matron’s Surprise”
Cummings Alice Obituary at age 90
Cummings Arthur R Suicide
Comstock Una Obituary
Coates Sherman New Vet
Davis George L Obituary at age 48
Demers Harriet W 1943 Obituary
Dodge Sylvia Marriage
Dynice Stephen Killed in action
Desmond Madeline Obituary
Desmond John 1947 Obituary
Durgin Mary Ann 99th Birthday – 103 years old
Dennault Maude Obituary
Evans Esther WWII picture in France
Evans Esther Donates 40th pint of blood
Last Name First Name Year Main Idea
Iverson Jennifer 1985 National Children’s Week
Farrar John W. 1945 Obituary at 87
Farrar Robert C Obituary
Farrar James H Drunk- Hit with beer bottle
Farrar Jack St. Mary’s C.Y.O baseball
Farrar Jack Wins fishing derby
Field Herman 1949 Missing behind Iron Curtain
Farrar James H 1956 Obituary
Farrar/McNabb John / Mary Ellen Wedding
Fuller Howard Obituary at 52
Fuller Sidney T Obituary
Evans Ralph-Isacc Obituary
Evans Ralph Jr. Building a House
Groton 1965 Gravestones Unearthed
Peabody Retires
Evans Jr. Ralph Home Building Ad
1939 William Amory Dies
Gionet Felix 1939 Obituary
Godard Lizzie Harriet 1927 Obituary
Grout Mildred T Obituary
Sawtelle Tavern Sold for $80.00
Goodspeed Charles E Yankee Bookseller
Goodspeed Charles E 1950 Obituary
Goodspeed Charles E 1941 Home Fire $20,000 damages
Goodspeed Leila May 1959 Obituary
Graves Norman R 1940 Obituary
Graves/Clark Ruth/William 1916 Wedding
Graves Ralph N. 1954 Obituary
Graves/Watkins Clyde/Geraldine 1942 Wedding
Graves/Johnson Constance/Earl Wedding
Graves Mabel Obituary
Hartman Charles 1961 Obituary
Hanover Richard Opens Apothecary
Hartman John Obituary
Holden Marion Marriage
Hartman Marion 1969 Obituary
Hartman Charles H Army Discharge
Hartman Charles H Suicide
Hartman James 1986 Obituary
Holden Arthur Jr. Marriage
Hallett Oliver 1957 Obituary
Hartman John Retires
Hartman Garden Wild Flower Society Visits
Holden Philip Fishing picture
Holden Arthur R Marriage
Lawrence Milton R. Marriage
Harlow George E Obituary
Heath Ruby 1930 Obituary
Harvey Myron 1934 Obituary
Humes Julia 1925 Obituary
Hammond Helen 1921 Obituary
Hooley Patrick 1941 Obituary
Hewes George 1912 Jail sentence
Hewes Janett Obituary
Hansen Charles 1932 Obituary
Hartford Tamard Obituary
Hartman Charles H 1961 Suicide
Holman Nellie Munson Obituary
Horton Sidney Obituary – WWI
Hersom Frances Obituary
Hoisington Albert 1945 Obituary
Huebner Mrs. Herman 1945 Obituary
Hartman Charles 1961 Obituary
Hayward Mr. & Mrs. William 50th Wedding anniversary
Howe Benjamin Obituary
Howe Harlan 1930 Obituary
Halett/Blanchard Elizabeth/George Wedding
Harris Ernest Obituary
Hoar Reuben 1875 Obituary
Hobbs Laura Obituary
Hartwell Charles 1956 Obituary
Harris Roger Discharged from Army
Hartwell Robert Obituary
Holden Frederick Obituary
Marsh Eva 1953 Obituary
Multiple Girl Scout Troop 1 of Shirley
Holden Arthur Obituary
Gilmartin Priscilla Won $1500 cash award
Holden Frederick Obituary
Williams Grace Obituary
Holden Sibyl 1965 Obituary
Dery Roland Obituary
Hazen Thomas 1924 Obituary
Hazen Sarah 1917 Birthday
Hazen Thomas Obituary
Hazen John E.L Train Accident
Hazen John E.L Obituary
Hazen John E.L Person Tribute
Hazen Ida 1929 Obituary
Hazen Sarah Obituary
Hazen Kate Post Master
Hazen Kate Obituary
Holbrook Ellen 1941 Obituary
Hazen Barbara 1916 Wedding
Hazen Herman Obituary
Hazen Elizabeth Obituary
Hazen Herman Obituary
Hazen Elizabeth Obituary
Holden Julia Obituary
Holden Robert HJ 1922 Wedding
Holden Luther 1964 Obituary
Holden Luther 1920 Wedding
Holden Robert Bronze Star
Harlow Holden 1911 Wedding
Holden Granville 1901 Obituary
Holden Robert Political Candidate
Holden Eleanor Wedding Picture
Holden Arthur Lecture Shirley Grange
Holden Priscilla Wedding
Holden Priscilla Play
Holden David 1952 Wedding
Holden Marlow Play
Holden W.B. Antiques AD
Holden George 1885 House auction
Hartman Marion 1951 Wedding
Iverson Louis 1956 Obituary
Harsh Harold H Killed in Car Crash
Holden Joan Husband Killed
Iverson John 1951 Recruiting Campaign
Quatrale Priscilla GE Prize
Holden William 1952 Cattle Shot
Holden Arthur Received pasteur treatment
Holden Oliver 1916 Music
Holden Oliver 1940 Earthquake
Quatrale Priscilla Obituary at 74
Holden Herberet Obituary
Holden Clara Obituary
Holden Rhoda Obituary
Johnson Frank Moving from Ayer
Durgin Mary E Obituary
Johnson Frank 1901 School Superintendent
Jacobs Jean 1952 Weddijng
Johnson George 1939 Obituary
Johnson Eleanor Wedding
Johnson Harry Engagement
Jacobs Mrs. George Co-ordinator at Devens
Johnson Natalie 1942 Wedding
Jubb Etta Wedding
Johnson Francisca Obituary
Jubb Mona 1965 Obituary
Jubb William 1934 Obituary
Jubb Priscilla Wedding
Johnson Henry Obituary
Jenkins Alonzo 1917 Obituary
Jubb William 1924 Boxing Champ
Jubb Richard Injured at airport
Holland James Obituary
Jarvis Arthur H Obituary at 40
Jubb William 1923 Birthday
Jubb William Military funeral
Jubb William 1923 Birthday
Jubb Marion Wedding
McClellan Sarah Obituary
Jenkins Arthur A Obituary at 88
Jubb Jessamine Wedding
Rettberg Andreas Military funeral
Jubb William 1932 Military funeral
Jubb Etta 1895 Weddding
Jubb Arthur Obituary
Edgarton Lavonne 1958 Obituary
Kenen William Howdy Doody appearance
Kitashima Watari Wedding
Kabatchnik Samuel Obituary
King Laura Obituary
Kittredge Otis 1934 Fire
Kunst Gladys Wedding
Simpson John 1954 Obituary
Kilburn George Obituary
Kurtyka Mr. Fire
Knowles Doris Wedding
Knowles Jane 1954 Probate Court
Kunst Oscar Gas station
Kittredge Martha Obituary
Karvonen John 1950 Obituary
Longley Carolyn 1952 Wedding
King Phillip 1930 Pastor Retires
Kemp Sarah 1925 Mental confinenment
Kemp Frank 1923 Obituary
French Elsie Obituary
Klaus Joseph 1923 Obituary
Kilburn Grace Obituary
Longley Melvin W Obituary at 61
Longley Charles 1913 Obituary
Longley Nancy 1922 Obituary
Longley Harriman 1924 Obituary at 81
Longley Welcome H 1918 Obituary at 48
Longley Sara E Obituary
Longley Charles Fire
Warren Lilla 1931 Obituary
Turner Thelma Wedding
Longley Abbie P Wedding
Longley Stephen Obituary
Longley Melvin P 1941 Obituary
Longley Savillion 1911 Obituary
Longley Abbie P 1934 Wedding
Longley Wade G Obituary
Longley Christine 1922 Wedding
Longley Zilpah W 1943 Obituary
Proctor William Obituary
Longley William Wedding
Longley Stephen Wedding
Lilly Mary Obituary
Lawrence William Obituary
Ladd Annie 1925 Obituary
Lilly Thomas Obituary
Lilly Mary 1924 Obituary
Linderberg Althea 1927 Obituary
Lynch Andrew Selectman
Leavitt Charles Wedding
Lynch Andrew Obituary
Lilly Thomas Obituary
Longley Bill “Wildbill” Longley
Longley Christine 1954 Obituary
Longley Christine G Obituary
Longley Lydia Book
Longley Stephen Bilked
Longley Stephen Policeman
Longley Catherine Encephalitis
Lawton Frank Biography Published
Lawton Robert E Obituary at 52
Lawton Frank J Obituary
Lawrence Emma E 1940 Obituary
Lawton Fred A 1941 Obituary
Lawton Frank J Lawsuit over Antiques
Houde William Fire
Lawton Anna Obituary
Lawrence Herbert E 1931 Obituary
Lawton Anna 1920 Obituary
Lawton Sophia 1919 Obituary
Lyon Mary B D Obituary
Lawton Frank Noble Act
Lawton Franklin 1917 Obituary
Lawton Mrs. Obituary
Lawton Alvin 1913 Obituary at 79
Lyon Samuel P Obituary at 70
Lawton Frank J 1919 Home & Antique Inspection
Landry John A Obituary
Landry Mrs. 1945 Awarded Air medal
Landry Madeline Obituary
Landry Clarence Discharged from Military
Lawrence William Reverend
Lynch Harry H Obituary
Lilly Richard T West Point
Lilly Edward Obituary


Last Name First Name Year Main Idea
MacKaye Benton Plan for Tri-Town Spaces
MacKaye Benton 1966 Conservation Service Award
MacKaye Mary Memorial Service
MacKaye Percy Appointed Visiting Professor
MacKaye Hazel Gave Synopsis on her Pageant
MacKaye Harold Death June 22
MacKaye Benton 1971 A tribute to Nord Davis
MacKaye Percy Death June 22
MacKaye Benton Proposed Appalachian Trail
MacKaye Steele Literary life
MacKaye Benton 1954 Receives Conservation Award
MacKaye James Dartmouth Professor Dies
MacKaye James Death
MacKaye Hazel 1944 Death after Illness
MacKaye Jessie Death by Suicide in NY
MacKaye Hazel 1913 Suffragette March
MacKaye Steele 100th Anniversary of Death
MacKaye Benton Planned Town Article
MacKaye Benton Squannacook & Rivers Article
MacKaye Steele Family Description & New House
MacKaye Robin Injured by Vehicle on Bike
Von Hesse Emily 1910 Dies at 85, Daughter of James Mackaye
MacKaye Percy 1945 70th Birthday celebration
MacKaye Steele Near death
MacKaye Steele Collapeses, Near Death
MacKaye Steele 1894 Tragic Life Story
MacKaye Hazel Joy of Amateur Theatricals
MacKaye Steele 1927 Life written by son Percy
MacKaye Percy 1916 Production of “Sanctuary”
MacKaye Hazel Suffrage Campaign Pageant
MacKaye Percy Poem Review
MacKaye Mary 1924 Death
MacKaye Percy Gave Reading of “Wakefield”
MacKaye Benton Article on Highway in Harvard
MacKaye Percy Newspaper biography
MacKaye Percy Song Written by Percy
MacKaye Benton Article on Conservation
MacKaye Benton Values of Swampland
MacKaye Mrs. Percy 1898 Married
MacKaye James 1926 Theory of Manufactured Happiness
MacKaye Constance D Play author
MacKaye Constance Well known author
MacKaye Constance Married Roland Holt
MacKaye Benton 1983 Newspaper Bio of Benton
MacKaye Benton 1975 Dies
MacKaye Benton River Conservation Article
MacKaye Benton Life History Article
MacKaye Benton 1996 Article about Benton
Ogilby Rev. Dr. Remsen Drowned Teaching a Maid how to Swim, Maid Rescued
Ogilby Rev. Dr. Remsen Drowned Teaching a Maid how to Swim, Maid Rescued
Williams Donald F 1939 Quabbin Reservior
No Author Listed 1928 Doom Bay Town
No Author Listed 1938 Enfield Construction Photos
Rettberg August J Death
Richardson Edward A 1919 Death from Meningitis
Richardson Clara 1954 Death from Illness
Sanderson George S Death
Spaulding Rolland H 1942 Death from Illness
Stetson Orlando S 1948 Death from Illness
Sanderson Darlene M 1947 Death at 4, Car Hit Tree
Sanderson Donald A 1947 Death at 10, Car Hit Tree
Shipton Clifford K Librarian of American Antiquarian Society
Shpton Clifford K Librarian – Author
Shipton Clifford K 1945 Biographer
Shipton Clifford K 1959 Director of American Antiquarian Society
No Author Listed 1961 Lamp Lighting Comic Postcard
No Author Listed Liberty Loan Advertisement
Last Name First Name Year Main Idea
Odell Majorie R Shirley Town Center History
Brown Mrs. Gardner National Honor for Pottery
No Author Listed 1953 History of Shirley, Full Newspaper
Turner George HB Death at 75
Thatcher Josiah P Death
Tuten Sarah T 1891 Elected Treasurer of Savings Bank
Town Officials 1901 Vaccination Law
Tewksbury Charles H 1918 Death
Tucker Mary J. 1924 Death
Thompson Herbert 1923 Eloped with Irene Bennett
Thompson Herbert Divorce from Dersis (Wife)
Thompson Lillian 1942 Marriage to Private Adrien Savaliere
Thompson Marie L 1952 Death from Illness
Thacher George 1945 Death at 84
Thompson Edward R 1919 Death from Flu & Pneumonia
Thompson Helen E Suicide by Iodine
Tupper Earl S Invented Tupperware
Tupper Ernest L Death
Tupper Violet 4 Year Champion, Shirley Center Clothing Club
Tucker Norman D Fire guts Family Home
Turner H.S 1904 Trinity Chapel Benefit Concert Program
Trinity Chapel 1932 Confirmation
Trinity Chapel 1920 Pageant
Trinity Chapel Women’s Group
Hull John D. New Haverhill Rector
Trinity Chapel John D. Hull – Rector
Veasie Kenneth G 1945 Honorable Discharge – Navy
Weidman John M 1968 Prominent Shirley Sculptor
Weyman Abbie F Bequeathed Inheritance
Weyman Wesley Not Adopted (Correction to Previous Article)
Weyman Abbie F Left Estate of Son
Wyman Abbie F Death from Illness
Wyman Abbie F Obituary
Dunn Sara A 1935 Death from Illness
Wyman Frederick 1912 Death at 67 from Peritonitis
Weyman Wesley 1931 Tribute
Tidd Sylvester J Honors Lura A. White
White Lura A. 1916 Presented $100 of Gold for 25 years of Teaching
White Lura A. Honored at Retirement
White Lura A. 1956 Will
White Lura A. 1947 School Graduating Class
White Lura A. 1956 Death from Illness
White Francis B Death from Heart Problems
No Author Listed 1903 History of Town Newspaper
Guercio Lee 1966 Bull Run Restaurant
Guercio Lee Legend of Lost Eqopantist
No Author Listed Info about Railroad
White Howard B Died Under Mysterious Circumstances
No Author Listed New School Bus Route
No Author Listed Shirley Club
No Author Listed Liquor License Issued
No Author Listed 1950 Old Town Hall Fire
No Author Listed Town Hall Struck by Lightening, Caused Fire
No Author Listed 1953 Civil War Memorial Decorated for Memorial Day
No Author Listed Residents Evacuated Due to Gunfire Near Homes
No Author Listed Must Abandon Village Due to Rifle Fire
No Author Listed 75th Anniversary of Odfellow Lodge
No Author Listed 100th Anniversary of Fredonia Lodge
No Author Listed Shirley Reaches 200 years Old
MacKaye Percy Gives Commemorative Poem for 200 Year
Morin George J Death at 56
Morin George J American Legion Post Renamed
No Author Listed 1956 Shirley Bank Holds Open House
No Author Listed 1953 Bicentennial Program
No Author Listed Old Home Day
No Author Listed 150th Anniversary
No Author Listed Description of Town Hall
No Author Listed Fire at A. L. Hall
Rhoades Winfred First Parish Winter Services
No Author Listed 1912 Centennial Celebration
Somers Rev. A. N. Whipped Student
No Author Listed 1954 Storm over Police Budget
Stevens E.J Liquor License
No Author Listed Annual Town Meeting
No Author Listed 1910 Town Meeting
No Author Listed Town Meeting
No Author Listed 1913 Largest Taxpayers of the Town
No Author Listed 1910 Candidates for Selectman
No Author Listed 1914 Town Meeting
No Author Listed Town Meeting
Spaulding L. J. General News
No Author Listed 1922 Board of Assessors
Shirley Concert Band 100th Anniversary
No Author Listed Town Meeting
No Author Listed 1914 Town Meeting
No Author Listed 1916 Transportation to Schools
No Author Listed Vandalism
No Author Listed Town Meeting
No Author Listed 1916 Largest Taxpayers of the Town
No Author Listed Town Elections
No Author Listed 1922 Families in the Summer
No Author Listed 5th Anniversary of United Church
No Author Listed Monument Dedication – Revolutionary Soldiers
No Author Listed Proposed Schol Building
No Author Listed Center Water Supply Reccomendation
No Author Listed 1922 Eligible Postmaster Candidates
No Author Listed Reminiscenes
No Author Listed Metropolitan Water Commission
No Author Listed New Reservoir
No Author Listed 1913 Candidates for Selectman
No Author Listed Pupils Can Attend Fitchburg High
No Author Listed 1916 Hearing
No Author Listed Hurricane at the Center
King Rev. Philip 1927 Churches Compete
No Author Listed 1988 Blizzard
No Author Listed 1930 Town Meeting
Graves Ralph N. 1933 Local School Committee
No Author Listed 1924 Hunting Hill Picnic
Ballou G. M. Center Water Complaint
Chesterfield Allen Hilltop Church
No Author Listed 1892 Dam at Fredonian Mill Torn Down
No Author Listed Historical Review
Seymour John Services Offered
No Author Listed State Planning Board
No Author Listed Historical Review- Comet
No Author Listed 1924 Klu Klux Klan Meeting
No Author Listed 1944 Storm Causes Damage
No Author Listed 1944 Poem received by USO
No Author Listed 1944 Damage In Storm
No Author Listed 1944 76th Birthday
Sharp Professor Dallas 1929 Funeral Service
Sharp Dallas 1922 Speaker at Shirley Center Forum
Sharp Dallas Visited Miss Winslow
Condon James Received Purple Heart
No Author Listed 1946 Welcome Home Parade
No Author Listed 1946 Petition
No Author Listed Community Club of Shirley Center
Holden Oliver 1898 Sung Coronation – Ode to Washington
Holden Oliver Ode to Washington composed
Holden Oliver 1895 Death
No Author Listed Old Home Day
No Author Listed 1953 Thursday Oct 15
No Author Listed 1952 Oct. 11
No Author Listed Old Bibles Displayed at Hazen Library
No Author Listed 1952 150 Year Old Tree Removed
Johnson Harry P. Threat to Remove Post Office
No Author Listed 1886 Post Office discontinued









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