150 years ago in The SunNov. 9: A Large Bell -- A fine...

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November 09, 1997|By Fred Rasmussen

150 years ago in The Sun

Nov. 9: A Large Bell -- A fine large bell weighing 3,208 lbs., from Meneely's foundery, West Troy, N.Y., was yesterday raised to its destined place in the steeple of St. Paul's Church, at the corner of Saratoga and Charles streets. It is represented as having a fine musical sound of the key of E flat.

100 years ago in The Sun

Nov. 12: The park board,at its meeting yesterday, raised the speed limit of horse vehicles within the parks from six to eight miles an hour.

50 years ago in The Sun

Nov. 9: Revealing two new talents -- ability to travel a distance of ground and ability to handle an off track -- the Calumet Farm's Citation, unchallenged champion of the year's juvenile colts, won the $25,000 added Pimlico Futurity feature of yesterday's rich program at the Maryland Jockey Club oval.

Pub Date: 11/9/97

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