Old News – Nixon

Richard Nixon made his second run for the Presidency in 1968. He ended up winning 301 electoral votes to Hubert Humphrey’s 191. One state that Nixon did not win was New York State. Greater Greece Press Thursday, Oct. 17, 1968 NIXON RALLY SLATED TONIGHT Greece Republicans are expected to turn out in force tonight to …

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Old News – Sentry Safes

In 1930 John D. Brush, Sr. and his brother-in-law, Willard Punnet opened a small shop to manufacture safes. In 1943 Brush bought out his brother-in-law to become sole owner. IN this article from 1968 the company is moved into a a much larger plant on Linden Avenue in the Town of Pittsford. The company name …

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Old News – Morgan Manning House

The Western Monroe Historical Society maintains this Victorian style home in Brockport. This article from 50 years ago is about them getting the deed to the property. Republic-Democrat Thursday, Oct. 3, 1968 Ceremony Marks Deed Transfer by Doris Vernay Perhaps the happiest day that members of the Western Monroe Historical Society will long remember was …

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