100 years ago Governor Lowndes has announced he favors...

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March 16, 1997|By Robert M. Pennington from the archives of the Ann Arrundell County Historical Society.

100 years ago Governor Lowndes has announced he favors employing House of Corrections prisoners to work on public roads. As soon as weather permits, a gang will be put to work on Anne Arundel roads. -- The Sun, March 9, 1897.

The Chase Home on Maryland Avenue in Annapolis has been closed to visitors owing to the carrying off by relic-hunters of valuable and historic articles. -- The Sun, March 30, 1897.

Pub Date: 3/16/97

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