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This Day in Norwood History- September 6, 1935-Norwood Schools Closed Due to Infantile Paralysis

NORWOOD DELAYS OPENING OF SCHOOLS UNTIL OCT 1

Fri, Sep 6, 1935 – 4 · The Boston Globe (Boston, Massachusetts)

NORWOOD. Sept 5—Dr Charles L. Lynch, chairman of the Board of Health, announced late this afternoon that following a meeting of his board held today, it was decided to close the public and parochial schools of this town until Tuesday, Oct 1. as a precautionary measure against the spread of infantile paralysis. The schools were originally scheduled to open Sept 10.

This town was peculiarly fortunate with no cases of the disease reported until the past week, when two cases appeared.

This Day in Norwood History-February 6, 1903-Norwood Business Association Votes On Names For Norwood Square

This Day in Norwood History-February 6, 1903-Norwood Business Association Votes On Names For Norwood Square

Norwood’s town square was once known locally as”The Hook”. The name came from the iron hook that hung in front of Paul Ellis’ tavern, shown here on the left. Norwood…

This Day in Norwood History-February 6, 1950-Citizens of Tomorrow

This Day in Norwood History-February 6, 1950-Citizens of Tomorrow

Top row (left to right Marcia Murray. 77 South street, Mcdfield; Julia Bartkewicz, 19 Cedar street: Linda Georgeu, 22 Plimpton avenue. Bottom row (same order) Cynthia and Susan Hopkins, 207…

This Day In Norwood History-February 6, 1911-NORWOOD LIKES POSTAL BANK

This Day In Norwood History-February 6, 1911-NORWOOD LIKES POSTAL BANK

First Month’s Savings Nearly $2000. Foreign-Born Residents to Informed by Posters. Married Women Take Up the Scheme Promptly. NORWOOD, Feb —The first month of the postal savings bank In this…

This Day in Norwood History-February 5, 1904-Dr. Norton Discusses Need For Sewerage and a New Water Supply.

This Day in Norwood History-February 5, 1904-Dr. Norton Discusses Need For Sewerage and a New Water Supply.

There is no doubt that the town is much better prepared to act on the subject of sewerage than it was a few years ago. One finds the public attitude…

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