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Woburn Citizen Index, 1935-1936

SubjectArticle DescriptionDate
Accident, AutomobileMae Corbett of 16 Warren Ave injured in collision on Winn St.October 26, 1935
Accident, AutomobileEleanor Grammer of 5 Dexter Ave. struck & injured by car operated by Wilmington man.October 5, 1935
Accident, AutomobileFrank Regan of Red Cap Taxicab |Co. killed when car hits tree.December 28, 1935
Anderson, Cyrus Jamesd. at home 11 Vernon St. Born in Little Bars River, Nova Scotia. Services from late home.October 12, 1935
Anderson, Gustal Alfredd. Aug 11 at home 347 Washington St. age 68 years. Born in Varmland, Sweden, Resident of W. 44 years Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery.August 17, 1935
Armistice DayProgramme of ---October 19, 1935
Armistice DayProgramme of ---November 9, 1935
AssaultArthur Coates arraigned for assaulting Charles McCarthy. Held to $1000 bonds.September 21, 1935
Barker, James Frederickd. at home 26 Central St. age 46 years. Burial at Green Cemetery, Carlisle.December 28, 1935
Baudanza, JosephOf Mt. Pleasant St. married Helen Murphy of Cambridge Road at St. Charles Rectory.August 17, 1935
Beagley, DonaldKilled when automobile crashed into tree on Winn St.December 28, 1935
Beganson, Forrestd. at home 21 Eastern Ave, age 48 years. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery. December 28, 1935
Bixby, Dr. Josiah Pd. at home 20 West St. age 80 years. Born in Kenduskeag, Maine. Resident of W. 51 years.September 7, 1935
BoulevardCommunication regarding extension.October 19, 1935
Boutwell, George AD. at Billerica age 77 years. Former resident of W. in provision business and express. November 2, 1935
Burbeen Free LecturesElection of Officers. President Roland P. Dow .October 19, 1935
Burbeen Free LecturesElection of Officers. Howard Granton MacDonald. Viking Empire. Viking Empire.November 23, 1935
Coates, CatherineOf 53 Prospect St. Married John J. Doherty of 165 Burlington St at St. Charles Rectory.October 5, 1935
Coleman, James J. d. at home Middlesex St. age 64 years. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.January 11, 1936
Congregation GuildElection of Officers. President Gertrude Hodges.December 28, 1935
Connolly, John G BlockTitle acquired by Robert Kaplan of 54 Main St. (Property 424 – 430 Main St.). November 2, 1935
Constitutional WarAddress by Arthur F. Ray before Y’s Men’s club.February 15, 1936
Cox, Elizabeth T.Of 15 Highland St. married Lawrence Chamberland of Winchester at St. Charles Rectory.November 9, 1935
Cox, Mr. & Mrs. John WObserve Golden Wedding at home. 15 Mishawaum Rd.November 23, 1935
Crosby, Charles H. Native of W. d. at Peabody Mass. November 9, 1935
Cummings, Mary etall.Gives to children of Woburn and Boston playgrounds on Willow St & Cambridge & So. Bedford Sts.August 24, 1935
Degnan vs. Kelly Gates Inc.Catherine D awarded $1308 in damage suit after 3 days trial.September 14, 1935
Doherty, John J.Of 165 Burlington St. married Catherine Coates of 53 Prospect St. at St. Charles Rectory.October 5, 1935
Dolan, Catherined. Oct 9 well known So. End resident Burial at Calvary Cemetery.October 12, 1935
Dolan, Thomas H. Jr.Of 10 Border St. married Elizabeth Granger McNamee of Boston at Boston.October 5, 1935
Donovan, Patrick J.d. Mass General Hospital Sept. 8. Resident of Woburn 40 years. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.September 14, 1935
Duran, Timothyd. at Choate Memorial Hospital Jan 13 Home 530 Main St. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.January 18, 1936
Eaton, Mary A.d. at home 14 Acadia St. Jan. 15. Buried at Calvary Cemetery.January 18, 1936
Elia, Salvatore Josephd. at Choate Memorial Hospital age 29 years. Home 31 Walnut St.January 18, 1936
E.R.A.Criticism re. relations between City & Sand & Gravel Co. (F&M. Co.).September 21, 1935
Erickson, Bergerd. at home 89 Green St. age 60 years. Born in Motala, Sweden. Buried at Woodbrook Cemetery.September 21, 1935
Fallon, Margaret H.d. at home 62 Washington St Sept. 26. Burial at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Stoneham. September 28, 1935
FireFleetwood Kennels on Lexington St. owned by Mrs. Plancich burned.August 24, 1935
FireIn rear of Stanley Rokeitinz of 159 New Boston St. Alarm given by pilot of Bangor airplane.October 19, 1935
Flaherty, Markd. at home 99 Salem St. Sept. 10 age 89 yrs. Born in Ireland, resident of Woburn, 50 years. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.September 14, 1935
Foley Beach and Lynch ParkTo be dedicated by World War Veterans August 18.August 17, 1935
Foley Beach and Lynch ParkSuspicion that much of the $18000 for Beautification of Lynch Park has been diverted.September 5, 1935
Foley vs Kelley Bates Inc.Damage of $10,670 awarded to Foley Estate after 3 days trial.September 14, 1935
Fraser, Howard T.Award by War Dept. oak leaf cluster to attach to Purple Heart Medal previously awarded.March 7, 1936
Gauthier, Barbarad. at Danvers Hospital age 19 years. Born in Woburn nee Sinclair. Born in Woburn. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery.August 17, 1935
Godfrey, EvaFormer teacher of Junior High School d. at Winthrop Mass. November 30, 1939
Graham, James E. Of 19 Garden St. married Edith M. Patterson of 31 Mt. Pleasant St. by Rev. R.M. Grey.September 21, 1935
Griffin, Peter E. d. at home 72 Washington St. died Sept. 19. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.September 21, 1935
Hogan, Helen ElizabethCrowned Queen at Winter Carnival.February 29, 1936
Hold upWoburn Package Store on Montvale are held up by three men who obtain $200 in cash and several quarts of liquor.December 28, 1935
Holland, Edwin C. Of 16 Plympton St. married Laura E Woodbury of Salem NH at Salem N.H.October 12, 1935
Horn PondAll plans ready for beautification of.August 24, 1935
Horn PondSketch of a century ago.January 11, 1936
Houghton, Sarah Abigaild. Nov. 3 at home 43 Eaton Ave. Res. Of Woburn over 70 years ago. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery.November 2, 1935
Johnson, MiriamOf 44 Arlington Road married James Forbes Bell of Pocatello, Idaho by Rev. E.J. Shearman Nov. 28.November 30, 1935
Keaney, Bridget Elizabethd. at home 23 Lake Ave. Jan. 8. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.January 11, 1936
Kelcher, RuthTo be married in St. Charles Church to Dr. John Reardon Garrey of West Roxbury.January 25, 1936
Kenney, Edward W. Reelected as Mayor 4393-3807November 16, 1935
Looney, Rebeccad. at home 7 Center St. Jan. 13. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.January 18, 1936
Lund, Mabel L.d. in Winchester. Born in Boston but resident of W. since early childhood. daughter of James Skinner.August 17, 1935
Lynch, Jane C. d. at home Walcott Road. Born in Lowell. Burial at Calvary Cemetery. September 14, 1935
McClay, Jamesd. at home 12 East Nichols St age 64 years. Dec. 22. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery.December 28, 1935
McGregor, WilliamOf Woburn married Marion Richardson of 6 Auburn St by Rev. E. J. Shearman.November 30, 1935
Maguire, Judge John Y.Tender resignation as trustee of Woburn Public Library.September 7, 1935
Maine DayUnited Spanish War veterans to observe---February 1, 1936
Military Records of WoburnBrief account of Woburn men in various wars.February 8, 1936
Morrell, Isaac Francesd. Dec.17 home 3 Williams Court. Burial at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.December 28, 1935
Murphy, HelenOf Cambridge Road, married Joseph Baudanza of Mt. Pleasant St.August 17, 1935
Nazareck, StephenBody of – found on B & M Tracks at No. Woburn. Was resident of New Britain Conn. age 23 years.September 7, 1935
Pasche, Alfred B. d. at home 59 Eastern Ave age 83 years Sept. 9. Services at Chelmsford Mass.September 14, 1935
Parker, H. MariaObserves 99th birthday at her home 2 Holton Place.November 23, 1935
Patterson, Edith A. of 31 Mt. Pleasant St married James E. Graham of 19 Garden St. by Rev R. M. Grey.September 21, 1935
Perna, Maria C. d. at Choate Memorial Hospital Jan. 8. Home 63 Jefferson Ave. Burial at Calvary Cemetery. January 11, 1936
Pierce, Arthur Williamd. Sept. 8 at Boston. Born in Woburn age 79 years. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery.September 14, 1935
Rabbitof Mrs. Collins 11 Lawrence St. shows desire to, and does, attack cats and dogs.January 18, 1936
Regan, FrankKilled when automobile crashes into tree on Winn St.December 28, 1935
Richardson, MarionOf 6 Auburn St. married William McGregor of Woburn by Rev. E. J. Shearman.November 30, 1935
Riley, Herbert S. d. at home in West Newton. Represented Woburn in Legislature 1904-06.October 5, 1935
Rotary ClubObserve 31st Anniversary.February 29, 1936
Scribner, John W. d. Nov. 22 at home. Scott St. age 58 years Burial at Calvary Cemetery.November 30, 1935
Sea SecretsOf Woburn known as S.S.S. Phantom to have real sea experience.February 15, 1936
Sevrens, William P.d. at home 75 Elm St Jan. 8 age 72 years. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery.January 11, 1936
Sherry, Michael J. d. Oct. 22 at Chelsea Naval Hospital age 41 years. World War Veteran. Born in W. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.October 26, 1935
Slattery, Bridgetd. Sept. 14, age 89 years. Born in Galway, Ireland. Resident of W. 25 years. Burial at Arlington, Mass.September 21, 1935
Sons of Union VeteransInstallation of Officers. Commander Fred L. Olmstead. Auxiliary. President Ella Knowlton.November 30, 1935
Tofalo, Carneliad. at home on Kearsage Ave. Burial at Calvary Cemetery. Native of Italy.October 19, 1935
Tayohiko, KagawaJapanese leaders to speak before the Middlesex Assn. of Christian Endeavor at First Congregational Church.February 15, 1936
Turgiss, Mary Ed. at home August 11, 145 Washington St. Born in Yorkshire, England. nee Varey age – Resident of Woburn 31 years. Buried at Woodbrook Cemetery.August 17, 1935
United Spanish War VeteransInstallation of Officers Commander Eber B. Smith.January 11, 1936
United Spanish War VeteransPresents “Color of the Campbells.”November 16, 1935
United War Veterans CouncilElection of Officer Commander James J. Hennessey.January 18, 1936
VeteransVeterans in Woburn to receive about half million of Bonus money.February 1, 1936
WelfareQuery. What has become of approximately 1,000,000 granted by government to city.September 28, 1935
WelfareQuery. What has become of approximately 1,000,000 granted by government to city.October 12, 1935
West, Almad. at home Nov 24, age 16 yrs. Born in Woburn. Burial at Calvary Cemetery.November 30, 1935
Williams, Maryd. Aug 19 at home 34 Center St. age 57 years. Born at Louisville County, Va. nee Saunders. Burial at Woodbrook Cemetery. August 24, 1934
Winter Sports CarnivalTo be held under auspices of City and Y.M.C.A.February 8, 1936
Winter Sports CarnivalTo be held under auspices of City and Y.M.C.A.February 29, 1936
Woburn, City of AssessorsValuation of Real Estate dropped $137,160.March 14, 1936
Woburn, City of AuditorCriticism of.October 5, 1935
Woburn, City of AuditorStatement of.October 19, 1935
Woburn, City of GovernmentReckless squandering of public funds.October 12, 1935
Woburn, City of GovernmentReckless squandering of public funds.October 19, 1935
Woburn, City of GovernmentReckless squandering of public funds.November 2, 1935
Woburn, City of GovernmentAlderman vote to exclude press representative from session.March 14, 1936
Woburn, City of GovernmentAldermen votes themselves, at expense of $75 fountain pens.March 21, 1936
Woburn, City of GovernmentCouncil decides to operate behind closed doors.March 21, 1936
Woburn, City of PoliceSlot machines disappear as Police display some activity.March 21, 1936
Woburn, City of SchoolsBoard recommends return to teachers at half pay cut.February 8, 1936
Woburn, City of SchoolsPay cut stands.March 14, 1936
Womans Relief CorpsInstallation to be held Jan. 24. President Elsie Parsons.January 18, 1936
Wright, Philemonof Woburn established first colony on present site of Ottawa Can.November 16, 1935