Barrington Column Transcription, February 25, 1893
Saturday, February 25, 1893
BAPTIST CHURCH-Mr. Bailey, Pastor. Services every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Evening services at 7 p.m. Sabbath School 12 m.
ST. ANN’S CATHOLIC CHURCH-Rev. J. F. Clancy, Pastor. Services every other Sunday at 9 o’clock a.m.
METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH-H. W. Ward, Pastor. Services every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sabbath School at 12 m. Children’s services 3 p.m. Class-meeting 6:15 p.m. Bible study Tuesday 7:30 p.m. Prayer meeting Friday, 7 p.m.
GERMAN EVANGELICAL CHURCH-Rev. Wm. 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.
LOUNSBURY LODGE No. 751, Meets at their hall the second and fourth Saturdays of each month. C. H. Austin, W. M.; L. A. Powers, S. W.; F. W. Shipman, J. W.; H. T. Abbott, Treas.; F. O. Willmarth, Sec.; W. J. Hanower, S. D.; Wm. McCredie, J. D.; A. Gleason, T.
BARRINGTON POST No. 875 G. A. R., Department of Ill.-Meet every second Friday in the month at Parker’s Hall. A. S. Henderson, Commander; L. F. Elvidge, S. V. C.; L. K. Bute, J. V. C.; A. Gleason, Q. M.; E. R. Clark, O. D.; C. G. Senn, O. G.; Henry Reuter, Sergt.; F. A. Lageschulte, Chap. W. R. C., No. 85.-Meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. Emily Gleason, Pres.; Miss Bertha Seebert, Sec. M. W. A. Camp 809.-Meets first Saturday of each month at Lamey’s Hall. E. R. Clark, V. C.; John Robertson, W. A.; Fred Kirschner, B.; M. T. Lamey, Clerk; William Antholts, W. ; Lyman Powers, K.; P. A. Hawley, S.
Mr. and Mrs. Diekman attended the funeral of Mr. F. Berlin at South Palatine last Monday.
The Rev. R. A. Krueger of Greengarden, a former pastor of this place, called on friends here last Friday.
Three loads of the W. R. C. spent a day of last week at the home of Mr. and Mrs. George Jones, Gilmer, Ill.
Mrs. William McDonald and Miss Cooper of Terre Haute, Ind., have been the guests of Mrs. C. Vermillya the past few weeks.
John Brockey, who has been visiting his parents in Cincinnati, Ohio, returned last Saturday.
Mr. Shank will move on the South Side in Mr. Melve’s house. Miss Jessie Crowley is visiting a few days this week with her parents in the city.
Twenty pounds granulated sugar for one dollar at A. W. Meyer & Co.
DIED.-Monday, Feb. 20, 1893, Willis Charles, infant son of J. C. Plagge, after a few weeks’ illness. Age 9 months and 20 days. The funeral occurred last Thursday at the Evangelical Church, the Rev. Schuster officiating. The interment took place in the Evergreen Cemetery.
Fourteen pounds choice raisins for $1; 10 lbs dried pears for $1; 10 cans of corn for $1; at A. W. Meyer & Co.
Mr. Price of Albany, Wis., is spending a few days this week with Mr. Brockway.
FOR RENT.-Farm containing 40 acres of land, with good building. Call or address this office.
The Elgin Courier says: There is owing the Milk Shippers’ Association $90,000. It is estimated that fifty per cent net of that amount can never be collected. The obligations of the association are over $100,000. Lots of small claims will never be filed and fifty cents on the dollar will in all probability be the basis of the settlement. Five per cent of all stock subscribed has never been paid.
Mr. Miller of South Barrington expects to build on his property here this coming spring.
FOR SALE-Farm of 118 acres of land with good buildings, and store situated in first-class location. For particulars call or address LOUIS LAGENHEIM. Lagenheim, Ill.
Mr. P. Grady visited with his mother last Sunday.
On Tuesday, the 28th of March a special election is called to elect a county clerk in the different election districts of Lake County to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Lewis C. Dorsett.
From the Thompson Record: “H.S. Peck is the happy father of a 10-pound boy, which arrived at his home Thursday evening. Bert was inclined to discharge all his help Friday morning, but on second thought he came to the wise conclusion that it would be some years before his boy could wrap up goods for him.”
Mr. Henry Boehmer made a business trip here last Monday.
The public school enjoyed a vacation last Wednesday, it being Washington’s birthday.
FOR SALE.-The undersigned offers for sale her property in this village, consisting of one lot with good house and barn. For particulars call or address Mrs. C. Maguire, Barrington, Ill.
Mrs. Young visited her brother, Mr. Thomas Catlin, of Irving Park last week.
Mr. Charles Dill, now of Plainfield, visited friends here a few days this week.
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Mr. Charles Humphrey and sister Mary were called home from Chicago to attend the funeral of their mother who died Feb. 8, 1893, aged 57 years, 11 months and 29 days.
Mr. M. W. Dodge and R. C. Comstock have been selected from here to serve at the March term of the Circuit Court at Waukegan.
Mr. Wm. Humphrey has been very low with pneumonia, but is somewhat improving.
Messrs. Chas. F. Renich, Sophus, V. A. Blehard and Misses Charlotte and Minnie Renich of Woodstock were the guests of C. C. Hennings last Sunday.
Mrs. Walthausen has sold her property here to Mr. Wm. Donlea. Consideration $2,000.
Mrs. Plagge, mother of J. C. Plagge, is dangerously ill with blood poisoning.
The Rev. Haight, the presiding elder, preached at the Methodist Church last Sunday evening.
Mr. James Reagan of Dunning called on friends here last Friday.
Mr. B. H. Sodt is enjoying a few weeks' visit with relatives at Milwaukee, Wis.
The Barrington Township Sunday School Association held their annual convention in the Evangelical Church on Wednesday afternoon and evening of last week.
Mr. Fred Tegtmeier spent last Sunday with his parents.
Mr. and Mrs. Draves of Arlington Heights, also Mr. A. Bergman of Palatine, were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Diekman the past week.
Mr. E. E. Gilbert of Wauconda called on friends here last Monday.
Mr. Edward Sthal of Dennison. Iowa, visited with Mr. and Mrs. George Heimerdinger last Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. John Sass are now living with Mr. L. F. Schroder.
Mr. Charles Collen of Spring Valley, Neb., is visiting his brothers here this week.
Peter Jacobson will move in the house recently occupied by Mrs. Freeman.
Mrs. Barnett will build on her lot purchased of Mr. Crabtreee this spring.
Mr. Charles Vermillya is spending this week with his brother-in-law, William McDonald, at Thornton, Ill.
Obituary. Elizabeth Humphrey, wife of William Humphrey, died at her home, four miles south of Barrington, of pneumonia Wednesday, Feb. 8, after illness of only five days. Mrs. Humphrey was born Feb. 9, 1841(?), in Cambridge, England, and came to America with her parents when 10 years of age. She was married to William Humphrey on March 20, 1866. Six children, 4 sons and two daughters, are left to mourn her loss. Mrs. Humphrey was a quiet, unassuming Christian woman, a dutiful wife, a good mother, and a kind neighbor. Rev. E. W. Ward conducted the funeral services in the Methodist Church at Barrington Friday, Feb. 10, at 2 p.m. The Barrington G. A. R. Post No. 275, of which Mr. Humphrey is a member, attended in a body. The interment took place in the Evergreen Cemetery at Barrington. The entire community extends their sympathy to Mr. Humphrey and his family in their affliction.
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