1888.12.19 Which corner of First and G Streets was Loveren’s Saw Works on? losteureka.com/bod188812/#18881219
1888.12.18 Who knew there were hippopotami working in the streets of Eureka in the 1880’s? Find more at losteureka.com/bod188812/#18881218.
On December 17th in 1888 Dr. Bailey attended to young Alfred Melvin down near Elk River. Read the Story in the Lost Eureka Book of Days here.
In this first story from the Lost Eureka Book of Days the magical mixes with the dangerous, setting the tone for this series of stories the Fabulists of Lost Eureka have found. As is often the case, the story contradicts the newspaper accounts while gaining some corroboration to the event.
As you enter Lost Eureka, you can ask yourself, “Am I ready to get lost?”
We need your help to continue our research and artwork. If you can, please buy something here and email the firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any enlightening information about the other stories from the December 1888 chapter of the Lost Eureka Book of Days (which we lovingly refer to as the Prologue), found here.
The Fabulists, Artists, and Researchers of Lost Eureka wish you the warmest of Thanksgivings and offer this story from the newspapers of our city from the year 1889. There are a lot of “turkeys” involved in Lost Eureka.
Read the clipping here.
We need your help to continue our research and artwork. If you can, please buy something here and email the email@example.com if you have any enlightening information about the other stories in the Lost Eureka Book of Days.
You can find Stories from the Lost Eureka Book of Days on the Twitter @lost_eureka if you are into that sort of thing. We will be sending out occasional stories until December 17th 2020 when we will start Daily Stories, beginning with the first story in what we affectionately refer to as “The Prologue.”
In this place, we will explore some of the stories more in depth. So, if you have some insights as you read “The Prologue” please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Get your research on and follow that up with the January chapter from the Lost Eureka Book of Days.
The best way to support this project is to buy something at our Ink People DreamMaker page. Thanks for following us on twitter, facebook, and instagram and checking here for the latest from Lost Eureka.
2021 is going to be amazing in Lost Eureka! We’ve updated the website and are making many more ways to explore the fabulous world we’ve found.
To keep the Lost Eureka website up and running we need to have $420 of sales. If you can take care of that for us this year we’ll give you $440 worth of art by our resident artist Liz Valasco. You’ll support the Fabulists, the Artist, and the Ink People Center for the Arts. Here’s what you get:
Two January Postcard 5 Packs
Two February Postcard 5 Packs
Two 1889.03.17 5 Postcard 5 Packs
Two 1889.03.29 5 Postcard 5 Packs
Eight Greeting Card 3 Packs (24 cards!)
Your Choice 5 framed 8 by 10 artwork
Your Choice 1 framed 12 by 12 artwork
If you just want to send us a donation of any amount that works, too.
Email email@example.com for more information.