Leader Heraldhttp://www.leaderherald.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 10 Feb 2016 09:53:08 EDTWed, 10 Feb 2016 09:53:08 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLocal auto shows of 1920s were big, festive attractionshttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/596517.htmlIn 1921, the Department of Motor Vehicles' annual report revealed there were 632,919 New York state-registered autos, one for every 15 residents, an increase of 10 percent over 1920.Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTWealthy curmudgeon donated Fort Johnsonhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/595852.htmlWhile many important, historic Mohawk Valley colonial-era buildings survived the 19th century, others didn't.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTQuarrel over woman led to man's shooting deathhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/595197.htmlThe death of Edward Eddy on the morning of Jan.Mon, 11 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTStore clerks protested long hours of workhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/594519.html"Oh, those ungrateful clerks!" No doubt some local shoppers felt that way in 1899 when it appeared Gloversville's retail store clerks had caught what one concerned merchant called "the union bug" and wanted a say in working hour.Mon, 28 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDTConspiracy commissioners were always busyhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/593932.htmlDuring the Revolutionary War, our nine Commissioners for Detecting and Defeating Conspiracies had the difficult task of unmasking and punishing those who worked against our cause.Mon, 14 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDT