02 April 2015

On This Day: Baumgardner receives new station agent

Benjamin Mellinger is the new station agent at the Baumgardner station on the Quarryville railroad. Mellinger was appointed, it was reported On This Day in 1880) to replace Andrew Mehaffey. Mehaffey resigned earlier. 

Source:

Lancaster daily intelligencer. (Lancaster, Pa.), 2 April 1880. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress.  

 

On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.
                

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.