LancasterCounty farmers were cautioned On This Day in
1880 about the possibility of diseased cattle. The cattle were imported from Hartford and CecilCounties in Maryland
and sold recently at the Chad’s
Ford farmers’ club in ChesterCounty. The disease the
cattle may carry is pleuro-pneumonia.
Lancaster daily intelligencer. (Lancaster, Pa.),
19 April 1880. Chronicling America:
Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress.
This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.