Maine: An Encyclopedia
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1923
Maine Ku Klux Klan King Kleagle, F. Eugene Farnsworth, gains widespread public attention after delivering his first lecture in Portland.
1935 In two days 23.3 inches of new snow cover Portland, with 8 to 12 degree temperatures and wind gusts of 35 miles per hour.

 

The Bailey Farm Windmill in North Anson (2001)

The Bailey Farm Windmill in North Anson (2001)


1936
First issue of the newspaper Island Ad-vantages in Stonington, published by Gordon MacKay.
1839 Governor Fairfield and the Legislature authorize the use of force to evict Canadians from the Aroostook War’s “Disputed Territory.”

1945
Maine State Grange, P. of H. (Patrons of Husbandry) incorporates as a nonprofit corporation.




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