Barrington Column Transcription, April 8, 1892
Friday, April 8, 1892
CHURCH AND SOCIETY NOTICES.
S. of V.-Meet in Parker’s hall, second and fourth Saturday of each month.
W. H. Selleck, Com.; Frank Krahn, S. V. C.; J. L. Runyan, J. V. C.
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-E. 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 at 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. Sab- bath school at 9 a.m.
L.OUNSBURY 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. 275, G. A R. Department of Ill-Meet every second Friday in the month, at Parker’s Hall. E. R. Clark, Commander; L. F. Elvidge, S. V. C.; R. Purcell, J. V. C.; A. Gleason, Q. M.; A. S. Henderson, O. D.; C. G. Senn, O. G.; Henry Reuter, Sergt.; F. A. Lageschulte, Chap.
W. R. C., No. 85-Meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Mrs. Ada Selleck, Pres., Miss Bertha Seebert, Sec.
M. W. A. Camp 809-Meets first Satur- day 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.; P. A. Hawley, E.; H. S. Meier, S.
Village election April 19, 1892.
Dr. and Mrs. Dornbusch of Desplaines visited Mr. and Mrs. J. Zimmerman last week.
Anyone desiring a new piano cheap will find it to their interest to call at this office.
Mr. Fred Roloff has much improved the appearance of his new home by a coat of paint.
Miss L. Fitzgibbons of Janesville was the guest of Miss Maude Gray last week.
Miss Lydia Frye is clerking at A. W. Meyer’s once more.
Mr. S. Peck went to Iowa Tuesday on business.
Mrs. Pedley (nee Holister) of Waukegan visited her parents during the past week.
Mr. Frank Wothansen of Elgin visited his mother Sunday and Monday.
Messrs Hawley Bros. steel wind-mill tower blew down.
Mr. and Mrs. Christ Bruns and family of Elgin visited Mr. August Landwer the first of the week.
Mr. Sam Peck’s house is being pushed along rapidly. The plasterers will be at work next week.
Mr. Henry Kirmse has purchased one-half an acre of land of Mr. G. W. Lageschulte, opposite Mr. E. Lamey’s new house. Mr. William Hill has also purchased the same amount of land adjoining Mr. Kirmse’s. Consideration for each, $375. They will place new homes on the ground in the near future.
The syndicate which has been trying to purchase 1,300 acres of land here have contracts for nearly the required amount.
Mr. John Cullen has put in a new well at his residence.
Henry Schroeder is the owner of a safety.
The Vermilya house is to be painted.
Mr. John Stockwell and wife visited at Mr. U. Burlingham’s Sunday.
Frank Jayne of Nunda visited his aunt, Mrs. E. Cannon, Monday.
One of the masons building culverts on the C. & N. W., had his thumb badly smashed Monday.
The graders have commenced work for the double track.
Presiding Elder Haight was here Monday.
William Cannon is the owner of a high priced wheel.
Edward Heimerdinger and Frank Willmarth were here Sunday.
The election Tuesday passed off very quietly and the new law proved a success, only a very few ballots being thrown out. In the town of Barrington there was no opposition and the following were elected: For Supervisor, E. R. Clark, for Town Clerk, Leroy Powers; for assessor, J. W. Kingsley; for Collector, Henry Baumann; for Road Commissioner, F. A. Lageschulte; for School Trustee, J. W. Waterman.
The proposition to pay district labor and property tax in money was carried. In the town of Cuba, there were two tickets in the field. The result, with majorities, was as follows: For Supervisor, G. H. Comstock, 117 votes; for Town Clerk, Miles T. Lamey, majority, 29 votes; for Assessor, Charles Davlin, 126 votes; for Collector, A. W. Landwer, majority, 32 votes: For Road Commissioner, Henry Gieske, 30 votes. For paying district labor and property tax in money was carried by a majority of 23 votes. Total number of votes cast, 138.
Mrs. J. O. Selleck, Mrs. L. E. Runyan, and Mrs. J. Sizer went to Springfield, Wednesday, to attend the G. A. R. encampment.
Quarterly meeting will be held at the M. E. church next Sabbath morning. The Rev. H. Plumb of Palatine will preach in the morning and evening.
Regular meeting of the W. R. C. will be held Wednesday evening April 13. A full attendance is requested.
Grebe and Gieske have just received a large shipment of factory nails. If you are in need of tin or steel roofing you will find it to your interest to call on them.
Mrs. J. Sizer spent a few days in Chicago recently.
Mr. H. S. Vail of Highland Park was In town last week.
Mrs. E. Cannon, and daughter Edith, visited at Nunda Saturday.
The jewel, New Process and Generator gasoline stoves are for sale at Grebe & Gieske’s. They are the best; call and see them.
There is to be a change in the pastor of the Baptist church in the near future.
The spire of the M. E. church is to be taken down and a tower will be built over the belfry in its place.
Miss Zoe Nimsky of Fairfield was the guest of Miss Effie Runyan Monday.
Grebe and Gieske have furnished wheels to Albert Robertson, C. H. Austin, Frank Robertson, William Cannon and Harry Vermilya.
Mr. and Mrs. Stenger moved here the first of the week.
Mrs. H,. A. Harnden and sons visited in Chicago last week.
Mr. Dais of Chicago preached at the Baptist church Sunday.
Mr. Joseph Nienczkowske, treasurer of the S. P. club, died at his home in Chicago, April 1. President M. Domenowske attended the funeral Sunday.
Presiding Elder Haight held quarterly conference at the M. E. church parlors Monday, 10:30 a.m.
There are lots of Glidden wire on the market, but the only genuine is for sale at L. E. Schroeder’s.
Mrs. J. Kitson and Miss Mary Kitson visited in Chicago Wednesday.
Mr. J. Domenowske of Dundee visited his brother, Mr. M. Domenowske, Sunday.
Mr. Appleyard’s family of Chicago Avenue is sick with scarlet fever at the residence of Mr. A. Kennicott. Dr. Kendall is in attendance.
Mr. William Cronk has moved into the Dickinson building.
For first-class tin, steel and iron roofing or first-class milk cans made by experienced workmen go to L. E. Schroeder.
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