One hundred years ago in Kansas, July 3-7, 1917.
July 3, 1917
- The Holton municipal band enlisted as a group in the Marine Corps and was designated as the Second Regimental Marine Band. See previous post: https://www.kansasww1.org/the-holton-marine-band/
July 7, 1917
- Iris Calderhead, daughter of W.A. Calderhead, former Kansas Congressman, was sentenced to three days in the workhouse for taking part in a suffrage demonstration in front of the White House.