Read an issue on 31 Oct 1970 in Benton-Harbor, Michigan and find what was happening, who was there, and other important and exciting news from the times. You can also check out other issues in The Benton Harbor News Palladium.
We use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology to make the text on a newspaper image searchable. Below is the OCR data for 31 Oct 1970 Benton Harbor News Palladium in Benton-Harbor, Michigan. Because of the nature of the OCR technology, sometimes the language can appear to be nonsensical. The best way to see what’s on the page is to view the newspaper page.
Benton Harbor News Palladium (Newspaper) - October 31, 1970, Benton Harbor, MichiganPage two saturday october 81, 1970 editorial and feature Page editor and publisher w. J. I any on managing editor Bert Limu Feu were ii left to me to decide whether we Boum hive without Newi papyri or ice Paperi without i thoum i Ket tale o Prfu he Laher. Jel Ferazi. Fleeting Power Only the nature of the fears has changed halloween is n lot More fun now that most people Don t believe in witches Ami such. But Here would t be any halloween if people had never believed in them the ancient druids held a Kreal autumn Celebration which included a halloween on which a hosts and witches were wont to abroad. It was a Fine night for All flesh and blood Folk to cower in bed the covers pulled Over their Heads. It came at a time of year when the crackle of dry leaves in the wind and the wraiths of smoke and fog in the darkness made the Woods come alive with strange Ness. To be abroad in the dark was to feel haunted. So it May be that the ancients invented halloween to make them feel less afraid of the throbbing world of supernatural beings crowding Forward just outside the Periphery of vision. These things walked Only on halloween they reassured one another. But now the night is alive with children not with ghouls and halloween neither causes fear or exercises it. We have other modern fears that Are harder to exercise and they Are with us All year round. Even fear was simpler in the old Days. At least to dueling in t All that bloody Joever before have there been so Many political Campaign com Nierri fils on television. Particularly the Low blow Rabbit punch variety in which the paying hero delivers his opponent a dirty dig. Most to viewers will be relieved when tuesday s election ends it All for a while. But at that it s probably better for the politicos to be dueling across the air Waves than for real the Way they once did in this country. For the Sake of life insurance companies at least it s also Good that american campaigners Aren t As thin skinned is. They once were. Considering amount of mud slinging and innuendo that takes place on and off the airwaves there would probably be r life or death Duel almost every Day during the average election Campaign. This is exactly what did happen during the first half of the nineteenth Century. It was an age of High flown verbiage that scurrilous allegation i denounce As a falsehood sir a deliberate unmitigated false Hood is a Sample of the tone of debate. Since the boiling Point of roman Nobles std it in greek As generations of school children have Learned from Shakespeare Julius Caesar s last words As the senators stabbed him in the forum a sensitive place were it in the phrase i s sometimes translated Asoh you or More accurately thou too Well there s always somebody who can t leave Well enough alone. According to the language Cru Agazine Quinto Lingo Caesar did t it. In fact if hot reproached Brutus at All he probably spoke in Creek since r o m a n aristocrats commonly listed Creek among themselves As a sort of caste dialect. Future productions of Julius Caesar valuing historical truth Over poetry should change the famous speech in act Iii to Kaisu says the Magazine want Good dram mar or Good Creek Otilue dmm ii urn n Wal tin tint or i Ion volume 85, number
Search the Benton Harbor News Palladium Today
with a Free Trial
We want people to find what they are looking for at NewspaperArchive. We are confident that we have the newspapers that will increase the value of your family history or other historical research.
With our 7-day free trial, you can view the documents you find for free.