Solve a Mystery, Win a Prize!
From time to time, we at Monmouth Timeline come across a great story that has fundamental questions that we cannot resolve. We want your help! If you can provide the information we need to resolve one of our Timeline Mysteries, you win a free “This Day in Monmouth County History” t-shirt! You will also be celebrated for your achievement on our social media pages as well as the Timeline post we’re able to add thanks to you. As we solve these Timeline Mysteries, we’ll add new ones, so check back to see what’s got us stumped this time!
A prize of a free “This Day in Monmouth County History” t-shirt is offered as a reward for solving any Timeline Mystery.
Did Harry Houdini ever perform in Monmouth County?
We know he came to Asbury Park in 1914, but not to perform; in fact, one of the world’s most famous celebrities went completely unnoticed on this occasion. We have documentary
Where and when was Bud Abbott born?
Bud Abbott was the straight-man half of the legendary comic duo Abbott and Costello, who made history as stars of movies, TV and radio. Virtually every biography states that Bud
Was there really no photo of the Dangler Mansion?
In 1928, Edward and Teresa Dangler constructed a large two-story Colonial Revival mansion on the hilltop of their 35-acre property at 152 Red Hill Road that was later owned by