100 Years Ago: Belleville's Peace Celebration When News Official, Belleville Passes Halfway Mark, Called by Death: Charles R. Empson, Ad for Grape Nuts, Premature Celebration, Mail for Siberia, Poster for Victory Bonds, Private E. Moore Killed in Action, Leroy Maitland Buck Awarded Military Medal, Ad for Oil Heaters, Poster for Victory Loan
The Intelligencer November 8, 1918 (page 1) “Belleville’s Peace Celebration When Official News Is Received. Last evening a meeting of the Special Committee of the City Council to arrange a suitable peace celebration met representatives from the Board of Trade, the Great War Veterans’ Association, Board of Education and others to draft a plan of the