Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Schools Seeking 500 Participants; State DOT Refuses to Lower Speed Limits; Town Officers Elected; Council Votes Flat Fee; Sesquicentennial Excitement Growing
Indiana--Pioneer life; Indiana--Soldiers and sailors--War of 1812; Pigeon Roost massacre, 1812;
Narrative history of Indiana from the French colonization to early statehood. Individual chapter topics include: schools, animals, Internal improvements, the underground railroad, and the mound builders.