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November 30, 2020 – 3,535 Articles now on the Site !
Also see Editorials from June to November 1940 – Dunkirk & the Battle of Britain; Italy & Greece

Pictures and Articles from 1919

  • February 1919

1919

119 Articles from 1919

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Pictures and Articles from 1929

  • June 1929

1929

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Pictures and Stories from 1939

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Pictures and Stories from 1949

1949

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Pictures & Stories from 1959

  • August 1959

1959

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Pictures and Stories from 1969

  • July 1969

1969

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Pictures and Articles from 1916

1916

242 Pictures and Stories from 1916

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Pictures and Articles from 1917

1917

231 Pictures and Articles from 1917

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Pictures and Articles from 1918

1918

223 Articles from 1918

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Pictures and Articles from 1927

1927

155 Pictures and Articles from 1927

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Pictures and Articles from 1928

1928

200 Articles from 1928

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Pictures and Articles from 1937

1937

163 Pictures and Articles from 1937

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Pictures and Stories from 1938

1938

121 Articles from 1938

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Pictures and Stories from 1947

1947

138 Pictures and Articles from 1947

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Pictures and Stories from 1948

1948

January added
Dutch Visitor, High Honour, The Old and the New Brigade, Wedding,
Chamber of Trade’s Annual Dinner, Salvation Army Home League
Christmas at Mexborough Montagu, Talkie Film Show, New Medical Officer
Floods – Wettest for Ten Years

Pictures and Stories from 1957

1957

July added (Part)
Wedding, Barnburgh Pit Blast – Death Roll now 4, Removing Storm Debris, Salvation Army Citadel Youth, Queen of School, U.D.C. Sports, Regional Tennis Champion

June Added
Canal Lock Rescue, “Miss Waist”, Weddings, Dolcliffe Victor Ludorum, Co op, Manvers Employees Sports Day, Cinemas, Church & School Queens, Inner Wheel
Parish Church Scale Model, Procession of Witness, Hospital Bazaar, Motor Club Barbecue, Darts Cup, Guides, Over 60, School Concert, Festival & Sports

May Added
Scouts, New Councillors, Cinemas, Miss Jubilee, Montagu Sales Girls, Presentation To Queen Mother, Licensee going to North Yorkshire, Schools’ Music Festival

April Added
Easter Egg Draw, Silver Medal, Daffodil Party, Concert Party at Montagu, Grammar School Speech Day, Audley School Visit, St John’s Football Team

March Added
24 more Articles, Pictures and Videos

1958

June added
Boy’s Quarry Fall, Sentimental Journey, N.U.M. President – B.E.M., Barber Retires After 50 Years, Service of Commemoration, Weddings, Cinemas, Gideon Bibles at Montagu, Over 60’s Birthday Tea, National School at Clumber Park, Sunburnt After a Week’s Camp, Cricket & Cycling

Pictures and Stories from 1967

1967

July Added
Law Degree, A Year In France, Weddings, Youth Club Arts & Crafts, Council Show House, 21 Year’s Service, Cinema, Church Garden Parties & Dedication, Reform Club Dancing, Schools Garden Party & Open Days, Parish Church Queen, Albion Inn Prize Night, International Folk Evening, Youth Club Donation, Old Pitt Street School, Accident Prevention, Anglers Prize Night, Inter School & Council Sports, Swimming Gala, “Footballer of the Year”

June Added
Weddings, Nurses & Comforts Fund, Cage Bird Show, Panel Games, Camera Mod Session, Terrace in London, Tech College, Theatre Guild , Scouts , Sports, Table Tennis

May Added
Weddings, Army Cadets, 1st House on Estate, Election Candidates, Cinema, Inner Wheel, Salvation Army, Sunday Schools Whit “Sing”, Hospital Prizes, Ag Society’s Spring Show, Grammar School Plays, Exhibitions & Sports & Cricket

April Added
12 more weddings, Grammar School survey & Semprini visits, Russian Visitors, Cricket begins, Dinners, Cookery & Queens

March Added
16 Weddings, Fashion Shows, Oldest Resident, School Sponsored Walk

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Pictures and Stories from 1968

1968

September In Progress
Weddings, Mexbro’ Council’s New Clerk, Congs Churches Flower Queen, Fashion Show for Young Wives Group, Mexborough Town 1, Denaby Utd 1

August In Progress
A Bird With Every Mod Con, Wedding, Mexborough & Swinton Panel Games League

July In Progress
Weddings, Map indicating Car Parks, Shopping – Don Valley Sport, Madame Florence, Frank Harrison, H Crosby & Co Ltd, Sheila’s Florist
Plant Hotel Ladies Section, Roman Terrace Junior School Swimming Awards, Youth Club Barbecue & Dance, Yorkshire Council

June In Progress
Weddings, Old Glassworks Uncovered, T.U.C. Centenary Celebrations, Sponsored Walk, Sunday School Building Fund., Whit “Sing”, Hope Long Service, Handicrafts Exhibition, Grammar School Concert & Sports, Mexboro’ Town; Championship Cup; Women Football 52 Years Ago

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Articles from 1904 November Added: Alarming Occurrence at Pit, Terrible Tragedy at Mexborough Cricket & Football access to stories [/vc_column_text][/vc_column]

Articles from 1907

September Added
Shooting Sensation , Accidents, Crime and
Football

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Articles from 1908

In Progress:
January
Skating Frost and Sunshine – Pastures Popular Venue
February
Blizzard Sweeps The Country – Market Wreck; Waggonette turned.
April
Walter Bennett Killed,Tragic End of a Brilliant career, A Football Family.
June
Maypole Dancers at Mexborough, Cricket and Athletic Club Sports
August
Mexborough Cyclist’s Accident, Staff of the ” Mexboro’ Times.”
September
Mexboro’ – Barnsley Match – Windle Dies from Lockjaw
October
Mexborough Church Bazaar Vicar of Mexborough Burglary Charge at Rotherham
November
Amazing Fatal Accident Epidemic – Heroic Rescue by Deputy.
December
“Iron” Hague & trainer George Law, Local Bridge Improvements

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