The Red Cross arranged to train all new volunteers in "Home Care of the Sick" and "Elementary Hygiene Throughout the Country." The local Red Cross held classes starting in November 1917.The Home Nursing Classes consisted of fifteen lessons, three times a week for five weeks.With fewer than 200 men against several thousand, Pizarro lures Atahualpa to a feast in the emperor’s honor and then opens fire on the unarmed Incans. On this day in 1776, Hessian Lieutenant General Wilhelm von Knyphausen and a force of 3,000 Hessian mercenaries and 5,000 Redcoats lay siege to Fort Washington at the northern end and highest point of Manhattan Island.
1978 - ,421.37 operating, 7 chimney fires, 4 vehicular accidents, 3 house fires, 2 grass fires, 1 car fire, 1 fallen electrical wires, 1 mutual aid to Plainfield; John P. With our various committees that care for supplies, vehicle maintenance, record keeping, and training all doing a very fine job the State of Massachusetts finally felt we had produced a plan of correction for the deficiencies within our service sufficient to warrant licensing us as a Class 1 ambulance service.
Future plans include investigating electronic alerting for our attendants to give them the much-needed flexibility necessary to continue giving the long hours they give and increasing the efficiency of our service to better serve the town.,037.83 operating, ,000 Two way radio system, 5 motor vehicle accidents, 4 car fires, 3 structure fires, 2 illegal burnings, 2 chimney fires, 1 wastebasket fire at Community House, 1 grass fire, 1 mutual aid call to Goshen with tanker.
His grave robbing, necrophilia, and cannibalism gained national attention, and may have provided inspiration forthe characters of Norman Bates in Psycho and serial killer Buffalo Bill in The Silence of the Lambs. Construction begins on a giant bonfire at Texas A&M University on this day in 1999, the continuation of a tradition that began 90 years earlier.
Continuing with the Library's commemoration of the centennial anniversary of the United States' entry into the Great War - World War I, here is a look at activity "back home." This photo captures a look at American Red Cross nurses recruiting women over 16 years of age for volunteer duty at home.
For a class of ten students, the cost was , but would be only if there were fifteen students.
Plainfield women, both Black and white, responded to the call. NJ Station, Plainfield RR Station Looking East Photograph by Edward A, Laing, ca. The Plainfield Postcard Collection contains 2,000 postcards with 1,000 unique images.Most of these men had served under the Nazi regime and critics in the United States questioned the morality of placing them...Infamous killer Edward Gein murders his last victim, Bernice Worden of Plainfield, Wisconsin.As wounded troops began to return home to receive medical care, the call went out to the women of America, who were eager to serve their country.The country needed new nursing volunteers to relieve the trained, graduate nurses leaving town to either serve at soldier hospitals to care and comfort the sick and wounded men, or those who were accepted by the Red Cross for Foreign Service in France.For more information on how we rank companies, click here.