100 Years Ago

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lA man who went missing before Christmas was found dead in Grantham Canal. Jabez Huckle of Rycroft Street had worked as a labourer at Hornsby’s.

lThe musical comedy “Our Miss Gibbs” was proving popular at the Theatre Royal in Grantham. The Journal described the production as “delightful”.

lA labourer was charged with arson following a major stack fire in Barrowby. Fire fighters took eight hours to extinguish the blaze.