07 October 1898 - Pg. 1
"Maynard - Born to Mr. and Mrs. Merville
on Sep. 27th, a little daughter."
"Tuesday, at the residence of S. G.
Wayman, occurred the marriage of Miss Florence Shaw, a sister of
Mrs. Wayman, to G. B. Whitney, Rev. Hill officiating.
"There was a surprise party at the home
of Ward Tupper last Monday night, it being his 38th birthday."
"Sumner - Born to Mr. and Mrs. Clarence
Emmons, a girl, Sept. 30. To Mr. and Mrs. Tresinger, a girl,
Married at West Union, Iowa, Oct. 5, 1898, by
J. J. Berkey, J. P., J. W. Norris of Maynard and Leora J.
Richards of Smithfield twp., this county."
14 October 1898 - Pg. 1
"Maynard - Born to Mr. and Mrs. George
Ramney on Sept. 30th, a son."
"Westgate - Born last week to Mr. and
Mrs. George Edwards a son."
"Dr. Robinson reports a boy baby at the
home of Hans Knutson Kleppe in Dover, born on the 3rd."
"Chas. Boessel and Miss Alice E.
Ostrander of Hawkeye were united in marriage by pastor E. H.
Gillet in this city Sunday, Oct. 9th."
"In district Court Monday, Chas. Clute
pleaded guilty to adultery. He was sentenced to one year in the
penitentiary by Judge Hobson."
21 October 1898 - Pg. 1
"Waucoma - Mr. Brown was married to a
daughter of A. Risner, at the Ball farm west of town on Tuesday."
"We have received a copy of the Mound
City, S. D. Courier announcing the marriage of Clarence
Sutherland, a former good boy of West Union, to Miss Emma Fox."
28 October 1898 - Pg. 1
"Waucoma - Rev. Father Hogan officiated
at a double wedding at St. Rose Catholic church on Tuesday. Miss
Tillie Brannon and Patrick McMahon, also Miss Tressa Roaney and
Michael O'Byrne were joined in marriage."
"Maynard - Born to Mr. and Mrs. Rube
Bills, Oct. 19th, a son.
A son was also born to Mr. and Mrs. Bert Bracy on Oct. 24th.
On Friday evening, Oct. 21st, Fred C. Goldsbery and Miss Louise
Resse were married at the M. E. parsonage by Rev. J. U.
"Randalia - The following persons
assembled at the pleasant home of Mr. and Mrs. N. S. Parker,
Oct. 18th, to assist Mr. Parker in celebrating his 75th
birthday. Mrs. Glendenning of Dakota and Mrs. Mittlestadt of
Fayette, daughters of Mr. Parker."
"Westgate - Mr. Berdy of Oelwein and
Miss Anna Mahoney of this place will be married Wednesday
morning at the Catholic church."
"The baby at J. A. Iliff's died Tuesday