The Museum needs help from the citizens of Bernice and Union Parish. Volunteers are needed to help during Museum hours starting after Labor Day. This is a great way to help preserve some of the memories of Bernice. Contact Cathy Buckley if you are interested and she can give you more details.
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Shiloh to Canaan now has a dedicated page for reunions. It is brand new so it only has a couple of things on it now. You can send in articles of reunions that were held in the past. Pictures of these would be wonderful. Even a scan of a reunion held many, many years ago. … Continue reading Reunion Page
The Gazette October 10th, 1894 From the Front Page: Clean the paint of the room thoroughly and set in the center of the room a dish containing four ounces of brimstone. Light it and close the room as tight as possible, stopping the keyhole of the door with paper, to keep the fumes of the … Continue reading To Destroy Bed-Bugs
September 26, 1894 Don't keep all your sweet smiles for us. We honor you when we see you can bestow them on your own sex. Don't look at another woman's gown as you cross the street in front of a cable car. Some man is sure to risk his life to save yours. Don't forget … Continue reading A Man’s “Don’t” to Women
The Gazette June 20, 1894 Pay as you go. Do not 'fool' in business matters. Do not kick everyone in your path. Learn to think and act for yourself. Keep ahead rather than behind the times. Use your own brains rather than those of others. Do not meddle with business you know nothing about. Have … Continue reading How to Make Money
Don't you wish we had prices like that now? This is a ad from Gibson's Super Market in Marion. The date is June 3, 1965.