World War I nurse proved to be unlucky in love
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World War I nurse proved to be unlucky in love

Nurse Grace McWilliams never lost her regard for the soldiers she had treated during World War I, even though one of them turned out to be an unfortunate husband.

Public library flourished under devoted leader's care
Once Upon a Time

Public library flourished under devoted leader's care

Margaret Ringier, head librarian at the Quincy Public Library, confronted her tobacco-chewing patrons. She posted signs around the library on Nov. 9, 1921, declaring: "Warning--No Spitting! Fine $2 to $20."