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Tag Archives: Davenport Daily Times
Davenporters of Note: Betty Adler
One hundred years ago this summer, Betty Adler was traveling through post-WWI Europe, sent by the Davenport Daily Times to “write special articles showing the effects of the war on the people of the allied countries” and “tell some of … Continue reading
Posted in Local History Tagged Adler Family, Belgium, Betty Adler, Davenport Daily Times, France, journalists, Women, World War I Leave a comment
The Frank-Goldstone Wedding: One wife too many?
It sounds like the plot to a novel: a young, popular bride-to-be, her up-and-coming groom, a mystery woman, accusations of a hidden marriage, and a (briefly) cancelled wedding. For one Davenport bride, this was reality in January of 1910. The bride-to-be … Continue reading