150 years ago in The Sun
May 24: -- MORE TELEGRAPHS TO BALTIMORE -- Henry O'Reilly Esq., the Philadelphia American learns, has entered upon arrangements for the immediate extension of side lines from the Atlantic and Ohio telegraph to Cumberland, and other points of importance on the route of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.
100 years ago in The Sun May 26: CHICAGO, May 25 -- (Special Dispatch to the Baltimore Sun) -- Manager Hanlon's ex-champions gave decidedly the worst Exhibition of alleged ball playing this afternoon, of which they have yet been guilty, and that is saying a good deal. They could neither bat nor field.
50 years ago in The Sun May 27: Annapolis -- Two Catholic priests tonight unequivocally state that raffles, chance books and bingo games are not immoral. Their findings were sharply disputed by Baptist, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian and Episcopal clergymen.
Pub Date: 5/23/98