|1785||Falmouth Gazette, first Maine newspaper, begins publication|
|1802||Daniel Webster begins teaching at Fryeburg Academy for a nine month term.|
|1852||Birth date in Porter of Samuel Wadsworth Gould, U. S. Representative.|
|1862||Maine-built vessel Estelle is captured by Confederate raiders.|
|1920||The vessels Charles H. Trickey and the Mary E. Olys were shipwrecked and both sank on the ledges at the entrance to Cape Porpoise.|
|1971||Baxter State Park begins “open all year” policy, allowing winter use of the park.
|Maine-built vessel Estelle is captured by Confederate raiders.|