A Look Back in Time: May 19, 1917

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on May 19, 1917.

Mr. Seymour Sharp arrived in Sheridan from England tonight. He's been at Exeter College University of Oxford as a Rhodes scholar and is able to impart much first-hand information on the war situation in England. He thinks there's a real danger of the American people not realizing exactly what faces us now that we too are engaged in this great world struggle.

Sheridan County Electric Co. has vacuum cleaners. Now the modern woman doesn't need a whole week for spring house cleaning. Ask for a demonstration in your home.

The senior boys of Sheridan High School entertained the girls of the class and the high school faculty at a picnic at Piney. A sumptuous dinner was presented at noon, then they drove to the fish hatchery.

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