Archive for January 2012

Hull House files for bankruptcy...but where will the Devil Baby go?

Hull House files for bankruptcy...but where will the Devil Baby go?
As I was reading the Chicago Tribune this morning I came across an article that bothered me for more than one reason.  I am speaking about the article by Kate Thayer on page 7 entitled, Hull House sets Friday for closing; bankruptcy.   It caught my attention initially because of the “Hauntings” associated with Hull House... Read more »

Chicago Links to the Titanic - William T. Stead - (Article 1 in a series)

Chicago Links to the Titanic - William T. Stead - (Article 1 in a series)
Since we are coming up very quickly on anniversary of the sinking of the steamship Titanic (April 14th or 15th, 1912 depending upon whether you look at when she hit the iceberg versus when she actually disappeared into the frigid Atlantic Ocean) I thought it would be fitting to discuss some of Chicago’s links to... Read more »