On this day

On this day in 1770, the Boston Massacre had five Americans, including Crispus Atticus, are fatally shot by British soldiers, this event contributes to the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War; in 1893, Quaker Springs Methodist church got new cushions and in 1937, blacksmith Dan McCarty place a bid $150 for tractor. 
On this day is a chronological timetable of events that occurred on this day in history around the Town of Saratoga. Discover what happened today in local history by following us on Facebook at http://ift.tt/2kLifwt 
(Thank you to Deputy Historian Patricia Peck for compiling this timetable.) 
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