Barrington Column Transcription, February 28, 1891
February 28th, 1891
Church and Society Notices
S. of V. – meet at Colburn’s hall, third Tuesday of each month. F. O. Willmarth, Captain; Albert Ulitsch, First Sergeant.
Baptist Church – Mr. Henry, Pastor. Services every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Evening services at 7:30 p.m. Sabbath school 12 m.
Methodist Episcopal Church – Rev. Wm. Clark, Pastor. Services every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sabbath school at 12 m. Class meeting at 7 p.m.
German Evangelical Church – Rev. A. Schuester, Pastor. Services every Sunday at 10:30 A.M. Evening service at 7:30 P.M. Sabbath school at 9 A.M.
German Evangelical St. Paul’s Church – Rev. E. Rahn, Pastor. Services every Sunday at 10:30 A.M. Sabbath school at 9:30 A.M.
Lounsburt Lodge, No. 751 – meets at their hall the second and fourth Saturdays of each month. C.H. Austin, W.M.; A. Gleason, S.W.; C.H. Lines, J.W.; H.T. Abbott, Treas.; F.O. Willmarth, Sec.; L.A. Powers, S.D.; Albert Ulitsch, J.D.; Stewart Miller, T.
Barrington Post, No. 275, G. A. R. Department of Ill. – meet every second Friday in the month, at Colburn’s Hall. F. J. Bucks, Commander; R. Purcell, S. V. C.; Fred Weisman, J.V.C.; L. Krahn, S.; Stewart Miller, Chaplain; A. Gleason, Q. M.; A. S. Henderson, D.; C. G. Senn, O.G.
W.R.C., No. 85 – meet the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Mrs. R. Lombard, Pres. Miss R. Brockway, Sec.
M.W.A., No. 800 – meet the first and third Saturday of each month at Lamey’s Hall. D. A. Smith, V.C.; John Robertson, W. A.; C. H. Kendall, E. B.; C. H. Austin, Clerk; H. K. Brockway, E.; Fred. Kirschner, W.; Wm. Antholtz, S.
Election day will soon be here.
Auction bills printed on short notice at this office.
Mr. and Mrs. J. Kingsley are on the sick list.
Franklin B. Sodt is at home for a short vacation.
Mrs. Balch. of Chicago, visited Mrs. F. J. Buck Monday.
August Cottschaulk has moved on Fred Kamperts farm.
Mrs. C.B. Otis is visiting Mrs. Abbott at Imogene, Iowa.
Fred Kirschner went to Waukegan on business Monday.
E.R. Clark transacted business at Lake Zurich, Thursday.
Miss Edith Cannon visited at Nunda Monday and Tuesday.
L.H. Bennett arrived home Thursday evening of last week.
Born Thursday, Feb 19th, to Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Hill, a boy.
Mrs. S. Wright, of Chicago, visited at Mrs. Creet's last week.
Mr. L. H. Bute went to Woodstock on business Monday.
Mrs. F.C. Dunning visited her sister, Mrs. S. Peck, last week.
Fred Lines' three children as having scarlet fever.
Miss Alvina Nordmeier spent last Sunday with her parents at Palatine.
There were no services in the Baptist church last Sunday evening.
Oscar Balch, of Chicago, visited at H.E. Fox's Saturday and Sunday.
Miss Maud Gray is at home after two weeks visit with friends in Chicago.
Mrs. Wm. Jane, of Nunda, visited her sister, Mrs. Cannon, during the past week.
A number from Barrington Center attended services at the M.E. Church, Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. H.E. Fox and Mrs. J.O. Selleck spent a few days at Janesville last week.
It is reported that Conductor Dolan will take one of the Barrington trains next week.
It is reported that Dr. Zahn will located here. He is expected back about the first of June.
M. Domenowske is becoming quite popular as an auctioneer, and is classed among the best.
The Palatine Military Band will give a grand concert at Lamey's Hall, Saturday evening, Feb. 28th.
The collection for Indian and negro missions at the Catholic church last Sunday amounted to $17.80.
Miss Klem of Niles and Miss Morris of Palatine were the guests of Miss Belle Domire, Saturday and Sunday.
Bro. Geo. Wells, of Evanston, preached at the M.E. church Sunday. He gave an excellent sermon in the evening.
Wm. Howarth will sell at public auction on his farm, 2 1-2 miles west of Lake Zurich on Saturday, Feb. 28th, 19 cows.
The S. of V. held a special meeting at their hall, Saturday evening. Geo. Hager and Chas. Seip are to become members at the next regular meeting.
Charles Crew will sell at Public auction on Elmer Robertson's farm. 1 1-2 miles east of Barrington, March 2nd, 13 cows, 1 pair of mules and some grain.
The Balatka Academy, in order to give encouragement to young talent, will offer to competition three free scholarships in the piano department. Application must be sent in before March 1st, 1891.
The suit between S.B. Church and Carl Mischke, which occurred Thursday of last week, resulted in a judgement for fifty dollars in favor or Mischke. L.H. Bute was the attorney for Mr. Church and C.A. Austin for Mr. Mischke.
Ladies and Gents: If you want to buy anthing in the following foods and at a slaughter price very cheap, go and visit the new store in the Lamey brick building, north side track, where you will find a very large assortment of cashmere dress goods ranging in price 15 cts. to $1.25 per yard and in almost every shade; a large lot of ginghams at 7 cts. per yard; fine assorted dress ginghams at 9 cts. per yard; demins, wool pant cloth, shirting and ticking, a fine assortment; table linens from 24 cents, to $1.25 per yard; a large line of choice dress flannel at a great reduction; curtain scrim from 9 to 14 cts. per yard; ladies fine muslin wear at a low figure; a large lot of white embroidered dress goods will be sold at a price that will surprise you; boy's suits in knee and long pants at a very low figure; men's suits and pants, a large assortment; unlaundried shirts from 45 to 97 cts; work shits 50 cts. Also a large lot of men's fine shoes from $1.45 to $5.00 per pair; child's and misses shoes at half prices; trunks and satchels at a low price; underwear will be sold at a sacrifice; a large lot of fine calico at 4 cts. per yard. This stock is the largest and best in Barrington. The prices are the lowest. Please come and examine goods before purchasing anywhere else. A.H. Reese.
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