HomeHome  PortalPortal  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  Log in  

Share | 
 

 Burr Oak Bank Robbery

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
LIWnut
Proverbs 3:5-6
Proverbs 3:5-6


Number of posts : 2527
Mood :

PostSubject: Burr Oak Bank Robbery   Thu Jul 09, 2009 6:04 pm

When visiting the LIW Museum in Borr Oak last year, our tour guide took us to the LIW headquarters and book shop which is located in the town's old Savings Bank. She told us of a bank robbery that happened there in the early 1930's. The story she told what quite interesting. The bank teller and some of the people who were in the bank at the time were locked into the vault, which remains in the restored building today.
I was just googling away and found the old newspapter reports of this event at http://www.geocities.com/bprice1949/bankrob.html
The Master's Hotel is directly across the street from the bank. Although this didn't happen when Laura was there, I just thought that some of you would like to read about some of the happenings in the town where Laura once lived.


Back to top Go down
View user profile
MattLabMyLove
THE #1 Survivor fan
THE #1 Survivor fan


Number of posts : 4810
Location : AT THE CIVIC ARENA.
Mood :

PostSubject: Re: Burr Oak Bank Robbery   Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:05 pm

Wow that is so interesting. I just love history especially when it has to do with someone well known.


LETS GO PENS!
Back to top Go down
View user profile
 
Burr Oak Bank Robbery
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Burr Oak Bank Robbery
» Retro piggy bank
» FS: DR WHO Daleka! - MISB Dalek Money Bank and MISB Desktop Dalek!
» MOC - ANZ Bank (art deco style)
» WHO IS ALLY BANK ? ARE THEY REAL ?

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
 :: Little House on the Prairie :: LHOTP Series & Cast Members-
Jump to: