(part of Clayton is in Kent County)
(part of Smyrna is in Kent County)
BUSINESSES: Nathaniel Melchior’s Gun Shop, “Didn’t Know It Was Loaded”; J. P. Donahoe Bottling
CHURCHES: Old Swedes 183d Anniversary; St. Peter’s New Priest
CRIME: Mary Meetier; Noah Graham murdered John Campbell; Edward Johnson-Voo Doo practitioner; Alfred B. Taggart; Frank McDonald-Bank Robber; Elizabeth Bachelor-Gang Leader; Amelia Dodson attempted murder of James Jones
MILITARY: World War I Casualties
NEWS: 1888 Cyclone
SERVITUDE/SLAVERY: Samuel Rea; Jacob Murphey; David Porter; Samuel Starr; Michael Dougherty; Thomas Bailey
SCHOOLS: Edgar Allen Poe Lectured at Newark Academy; Newport H.S. Graduates 1912
TOWNS: Arden News, Ardencroft, Ardentown, Bellefonte, Bellefonte News, Clayton, Delaware City, Edgemoor, Elsmere, Newark, Newport, Odessa, Smyrna, Townsend, Wilmington/Richardson Park Gets Gas Pipeline (1915)
WILLS, PROBATE, ETC.: John Justis
CRIME: John Sharron, Peter Horner, (Edward Becker victim)
INSTITUTIONS: Orphanage-Thomas A. White
OBITS: Charles G. Ash;
PEOPLE: J. Hartzell Alderson; Bridget Callaghan; Mr. & Mrs. John Cook; Clarence Finery; Ervil Francis; John Gibbs; Charles Grinnage; John Henry; Ruth Preston; Abraham Rittenhouse; Bettine McKeane Rogers; Mary Gilmore Simms; Letitia Smith Williams; William T. Williams
SCHOOLS: 1909 New Castle High School Graduation
OBITS: Richard G. Alexander, Jonathan William Aspril, Ashton Bayard, Robert G. Birnie, Amanda A. Bootes, Horace W. Bolton, Edward G. Brady, Joseph Bringhurst, George Brown, Henry Clark, Sarah Clarke, Emily Peterson Corbit, John C. Corbit , F. William Curtis, Ella Rose Cook, William Butcher, Russel Croft, James Campbell, James Connor, Daniel Corbit, E. J. Dougherty, Dr. Erasmus C. Dunning, Edward L. Duer, Pierre Samuel Dupont, Mary H. Fell, Daniel Farra, Mrs. J. Augustus Frazier, John J. Gallagher, Michael Gremminger, Wesley Gibson , Mary Naudain Hamilton, William F. Hoffman, Son of Peter Hitchens, Frank Hogan, Hutton Children, Henry C. Jones, David Lawson, James Vandyke Moore, Edward L. Martin, Ellen McVey, Henry C. Nalle, Elwood R. Norny, James D. Phillips, John Peterson, Alice Peo, Phillip Plunkett, Leander F. Riddle, J. Henry Rogers, Sereck F. Shallcross, Nathan Barratt Smithers, Pierson B. Stevens, Myrtle R. Stevens, Courtnay A. Tracy, Samuel Thompson, Lydia B. Carter Van Dyke, Mrs. Fanny Watson, William Williams, George E. Winkler, Amanda J. Whitman, Jonathan K. Williams, E. Tatnall Warner, Mary P. Walker, Columbus Watkins, Carolina Watkins, Walter V. Woods, Frederick Worrall
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