Category Archives: The Charlotte Daily Observer

A Day in the Life

From The Charlotte Daily Observer, Wednesday February 10, 1897. Who says nothing ever happens/happened in Charlotte? On this day 114 years ago, it was non-stop activity in the Queen City and environs. From the Communal Notice section: A number of … Continue reading

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A Fine Obituary

The Passing of Kid Sloan A  little wanderer who knew much of humanity…he “pied his form” Buried in the jumble of newsworthy events in the Charlotte Daily Observer in May 1903 were a curious and compelling series of articles about … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life

The Charlotte Daily Observer, October 11, 1913 Headline stories for October 11, 1913 may have included such items as: Provisional President Huerta made himself Dictator of the Mexican Republic; a land mass the size of Greenland was discovered in the … Continue reading

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