150 years ago in The SunOct. 26: A Slave Case -- Officer...

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October 26, 1997|By Fred Rasmussen

150 years ago in The Sun

Oct. 26: A Slave Case -- Officer Stockett yesterday arrested Henry Connelly on the charge of aiding and abetting in the escape of a slave, the property of James Howard, of Baltimore County.

100 years ago in The Sun

Oct. 30: Tomorrow night will be Halloween, the night set apart for a universal walking abroad of spirits and the pranks of mischievous lads and lassies.

50 years ago in The Sun

Oct. 26: Dr. M. Gibson Porter, whose friends long claimed for him the title of champion baby deliverer of Baltimore, died yesterday at his home, 4822 Roland Avenue. He was 82. Although a general practitioner, Dr. Porter had presided at the delivery of an estimated 2,600 babies.

Pub Date: 10/26/97

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