1916 Wheatland Gazette

Wednesday April 6, 1916

Beryl Grovell, Davenport visiting

Pearl Kamrar Teacher at Massillon

Henry Schneider, High School student returned home to Red Root, Montana

Emil Bentroll0San Francisco, Calif visiting parents

C. J. Hoker on Federal Grand jury

Obit-Nicholas Miller Everhart-died in Cedar Rapids March 25th born Ohio age 85-buried in Olin

Obit-Philip D. Schneider

Toronto Tidings

Mrs. T. O’Boyle & daughter Edna shopping in Clinton

Death-nephew at New Hampton of W. F. Shurke & Mrs. left Friday

Floyd Sunderlin new mayor at Delmar

Wednesday April 12, 1916

Raymond Brennan Cedar Rapids-visited parents J. H.

Death-Paul John, former resident -obit later

John Paulsen-gone 1 yr-returned

A. E. Banta, Clinton County Central Creamery-bought vacant lots of the Langan estate in west DeWitt-reect new residence

Mr. & Mrs. Frank Alwxander, Center Jct.-moving to Walker

Mr. & Mrs. Geo. Leffingwell moving to Davenport

Fred Mitchell of DeWitt-Observer-sold to J. W. B. McGee of Carroll

Toronto Tidings

Margarette O’Boyle, Cedar Rapids visited parents -Tim

Ex sheriff Daugherty & auditor Loberg Clinton. ????ballots

Mr. & Mrs. W. C. Matthews & daughter moves here

Married-Emil Webbles & Grace Griffith of Charles City, Ia, April 6-residence in Kewanee, Ill. he cashier in State Bank

Wednesday April 19, 1916

Death-Joseph Organ-brother in law of Mrs. R. Bumbarger, St. Charles, Ia-obit later

Wedding Anniversary-13th Saturday-A. R. Petersen

O. M. Jeppe-back to barber shop away for 3 years

Ed Bagley-barber-to Colfax for treatment

Grace Curtis-teacher at Ames

Lizzie Curtis-Western Union Tel. opr. at Independence

Birthday-Mrs. A. Fleig-74th

Mrs. Schlotfelt-DeWitt to Indepencence insane-12 years age now home

Obit- Paul Jahn

Toronto Tidings

Cale Welty visited brother Chas at Oxford Jct

Katherine & Gertrude O’Boyle at Oxford Jct, Saturday

Fred Schenken-provo tuner from Keystone

Birth-girl-12th-Stephen Hart

Mrs. W. V. McGarry-Davenport visited here & Lost Nation

Wedding-Edw Hart, Toronto & Nell Wolfe, DeWitt-coming

Obit-Joseph T. Organ

Wednesday April 26, 1916

Mrs. Minnie Keller, Davenport, visited relatives and old friends

A. M. Hall Jr. & family moved to Davenport

Mrs. John Stiverson, Lost Nation visited daughter Mrs. P. T. Buxton

Birth-daughter, 20th-Chris Hamdorf, Jr.

Mrs. J. S. Carpenter, Okla City, Okla moved to Joplin, Mo

Birthday-Mrs. Frederika Schroeder age 87 husband John (Late)

Mrs. J. H. Sobren-amputation left arm

Obit-Mrs. Mary Kassel, nee Ristine

Toronto Tidings

Marries at DeWitt tomorrow Edw Hart, Jr. & Miss Nellie Wolfe of DeWitt

James Goodall Davenport looking after business here

Mrs. J. O. Devitt & daughter Esther,& son Paul to Davenport shopping

Esther Devitt returned home from Lyons visiting

Florence Yale-birthday age 21




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