Memorials and Things of Fame

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
In the Court yesterday, a strong minded woman of a determined countenance was brought up on a charge of being drunk and screaming at four o’clock in the morning in little St. Joseph street.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
Three bailiffs from the country have become the laughing stock of Quebecers because they allowed a prisoner whom they were bringing to justice in this city to slip through their fingers in broad daylight. The escaped man was a servant of Mr. Hudson of St.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
An individual named Hoey will be brought up to-day under bail upon a charge of savagely assaulting Dr. Richardson and his student, a young man named Levy.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
Recorder’s Court - A woman, for causing noise in the street and swearing, was fined $3 and costs or ten days. A man, for contempt of Court by refusing to keep off his hat during the session was committed to gaol for twenty-four hours.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
At an early hour on Saturday morning, a destructive fire occurred in St. John Suburb, whereby about fifteen wooden houses have been consumed and twenty-six families rendered houseless. The fire broke out at half-past one a.m.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
An evening contemporary says that on Sunday afternoon, a respectable, though some may say indiscreet married woman, in search of her husband, proceeded to a house of ill-fame, corner of Nouvelle and St.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
To-day being the inauguration day of the Dominion of Canada, we have given our employees a holiday, so that they may join in the loyal observance of the occasion. 
This day will ever mark an epoch in the history of British North America, for while we write, our fellow

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
Yesterday, being the festival of St. John the Baptist and the national anniversary of our French-Canadian fellow-citizens, was celebrated by them with more than usual éclat.

Memorials and Things of Fame

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1867
The Morning Chronicle
The Montreal Gazette has the following: Montreal is the city of immense pretentions, proportionate emulation and its natural results, enormous taxation and excessive envy and jealousy.
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