Old news of Montclair

I decided earlier today to write something about Montclair, the town where I grew up in New Jersey, and spent a few minutes looking through the free NYT archives to see what I could find. That post will be up another day, but here are a few of the amusing articles I turned up.


2 thoughts on “Old news of Montclair”

  1. “the 14-year-old con”?
    Yes, that is the NY Times’ own spelling. I wish they gave his speed. Back in 1913 I’m thinking something like 25kph….

  2. According to Wikipedia, New Jersey instituted a drivers license in July of 1913, Edison Jr. was arrested for speeding in October.

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