Theatrical Peak – Lind Mania

Theo S. Dudley September 30th, 1950 I arrived in New York a month ago, a place where time goes faster than others. Development in the city never stop and it grows more rapidly than others. I came here early for the auction at the Barnum’s American Museum for the tickets of Jenny Lind concert, the…

Ribbon of the North

Luann Bourgeon, Baltimore Sun Mar. 28, 1835 Boom! Boom! Boom! Smoke fumed the Buffalo sky as the cannons of celebration roared, wakening the city from stillness. Marching band’s clarion along the Erie bank rendered the crispiness of the autumn air. Refreshing! Crowds of thousands, no matter young, old, rich, poor, men, women, white or black…