• The Cox house

    The Cox house

  • Wolford House
  • Glen Forest Cemetery

William and Sophronia CarrAs published in the News on January 15, 1897:

Mrs. Sophrina (sic) Carr, wife of Wm. Carr, died, Friday morning January 15th, at 2 o’clock, of pneumonia, after a long and severe illness.  Mrs. Carr was 83 years, 5 months, and 4 days of age.  She was one of Yellow Springs’ pioneer citizens and was known and loved by a wide circle of friends and acquaintances.  The last few years of her life were of much suffering to her, as she has been an almost helpless invalid since 1892 or ‘3.  The funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock, at the residence on Xenia Ave.

Photograph courtesy of the Yellow Springs Historical Society

Photograph courtesy of the Yellow Springs Historical Society

With the start of the Major League baseball season right around the corner, it seemed appropriate to highlight the 1895 Antioch College baseball team today. Please note that the photograph of the Antioch College baseball team is from 1900, whereas the article was written in 1895. Read Full Article →