Author: bnelson

Evolution

How many of you recognize the name “Tammany Corners”?  I’d bet not very many, and probably because the area of Easton that bore that name did so for a relatively short span of time during the first half of the twentieth century. But it was during this time when that area of Easton evolved into…

HILIHAN GAVE HIS AEROPLANE A STIMULANT

The article below was transcribed directly from the front page of the Thursday, December 8, 1910 edition of the Bridgeport Times & Evening Farmer: Thrilling trip from Easton town is too much for unshod horse. Martin Hilihan of Easton drove to town this morning over the snow clad crest of Sport Hill, bent on getting…