May 1914 Wheatland Gazette

Wednesday May 6, 1914

Toronto Tidings

Miss Rosalia Clark of Grand Mound visited sister Mrs. John Goodall near Toronto

Wheatland escaped damage from Sunday’s tornado

Albert Wagner rural mail carrier Rte #1

Obit-John Schadt, Sr.

Obit-Mrs. Reuben Morris.

Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Conway, Davenport, aged couple spend summer here at the old home.

Wednesday May 13, 1914

Birth-boy-4th-Otto Endorf

Birth-boy-Friday-Rudolph Bouschlicher

Birth-girl-Thursday-J. Edw. Witte

Martin F. Kelly, old Toronto boy, time agent for St. Ry here & about 25 yrs agent at DeWitt, trying for Recorder Office

Wednesday May 20, 1914

Mrs. R. C. Quinn of Grand Mound visit sister Mrs. John Goodall

Mr. J. G. Wiese & son, Meadow Grove, Neb., visit Caroline Derr

Toronto ball team won over Oxford-Goodall won beer but doesn’t drink

Jack Murray-golf-Streat Neck Station, L. I. (?)

Richard Welsh of Chicago visiting

Frank Kearney, nomination for Board of Supervisor

Will-Johan Schadt

Laurence Ruhey retired from auto and impl. business


Richard Welsh-representative

N. E. Doughty-County Recorder

J. G. McGroth County Recorder

Dr. C. F. Kellogg-coroner


Wheatland Gazette

Wednesday May 27, 1914

Toronto Tidings

Herman Witte-business call in Davenport

Birthday-83rd-C. F. Jeppe

Mrs. John Miller ill-daughters Mrs. Thos. Powell of Sherrard, Ill & Mrs. Edw. Dwire of Charlotte are here.

Death-brother from Mt. Pleasant of Mrs. John Schroeder & Mrs. Herman Horstman




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