Barrington Column Transcription, December 31, 1892
Saturday, December 31, 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. Servicers 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 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. 275 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. H. Bute, J. V. C.; A. Gleason, Q. M.; E. R. Clark, O. D.; C. G. Senn, O. G.; Henry ?, 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 8090-Meets first Saturday of each month at Lamey’s Hall. E. R. Clark, ?, John Robertson, W. A.; Fred Kirschner, ? M. T. Lamey, Clerk; William Antholts, ? W.; Lyman Powers, E. P. A. Hawley, ?
NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS: on account of Monday being a holiday, it will be necessary for all copy to be here by Tuesday noon next week. E. T. Goven.
The Rev. E. W. Ward has found it necessary to take a much needed
rest and left Monday noon for his home at Aurora. The Rev. Samuel J. Watson, ??? of Middletown, Conn. will preach in the Methodist Church next Sunday. Mr. Ward expects to resume his work again and in the evening will again preach to the
The Christmas exercises at the Methodist Church were a success for the earlier part of the evening a short program was rendered, after which justice was done in the Christmas supper, first by children and then by the “grown folks” when a box of presents for the Cripple’s Home in Chicago was well filled and most of “doubtful mind” seemed to conclude, finally, that it is more blessed to give than to receive.
Much credit is due to Miss Bertha Herbert, the Misses Luella and Belle Clark and other members of the committee, for the skillful management of interests of the
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Castle spent Christmas with their parents, Mr.
and Mrs. D. R. Wood.
C. W. Farr, Assistant Superintendent of County Schools, is visiting his par-
ents in Indiana.
Dr. Dean and wife, of Michigan, spent Christmas week with Mrs. R. S. Williamson.
Miss Bertha Kimmet is visiting friends at Melrose.
Miss Clare Skinner of Riverside is visiting with her aunt, Mrs. Milan Reynolds.
Mr. Frank Olms is spending the holidays at home with his parents.
Mr. James McCabe and Mr. R. L. Gibus of St. Paul spent Christmas with their
Mr. Frank s. McCabe, recently appointed General Agent of the C. S. & P. M. & O Railway Company at Sioux City, Iowa, spent Christmas with his parents.
Mr. L. O. Clay is obliged to use a cane in getting about on account of a
heavy-weight man stepping on his foot one day in the city last week.
The Christmas exercises at all the churches were well attended and of great interest, especially to the children.
The Rev. W. H. Smith has compiled and printed a neat little roster of the officers, teachers and scholars of the M. E. Sunday school.
Bergman bros. have commenced filling their ice-house. They report the ice
good and about 8 to 10 inches thick. There is no reason why not enough ice should be stored in the several ice houses to meet all the demands
during the coming summer.
The M. W. A. elected the following officers for the ensuing year last
Friday evening. E. R. Clark, consul; John Robertson, Advisor; Fred Kirschner, Banker; Lyman A. Powers, Escort; Miles T. Lamey, Clerk; William Antholts, Watchman; P. A. Hawley, Sentry; E. R. Clark, Delegate; Lyman A. Powers, Manager, F. J. Hawley, Alt.
School will commence nest Tuesday morning.
Miss Maud Otis is enjoying her vacation at home with her parents
Mr. and Mrs. John E. Catlow and family visited friends in Chicago
Miss Hipwell and daughter of Chicago, also Mr. Kruckman of Denver,
Colo., were visitiors at G. W. Johnson’s last week. Mr. Kruckman was
unfortunately burnt out lately at a loss of $60,000. The insurance expired only a few days before the fire.
Master Eddie Martin is visiting with his father in the city this week.
Mr. Sherman spent Christmas with his family in the city.
Daisy and Cassie Zimmerman of Elgin are spending the holidays with their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Zimmerman.
Mr. W. A. Cady’s little girls are visiting relatives in the city.
Mr. E. W. Shipman moved into his new house last Monday.
Mrs. James of Milwaukee visited with her brother, Mr. L. Willmarth, last mweek.
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Mr. and Mrs. Purcell spent Christmas day with his sister at Ravenswood.
Edward Lamey made a short call here last week.
Mr. and Mrs. G. T. Comstock attended the dance at Wauconda Friday evening.
Mr. John C. Meier, who has been quite sick, is on the gain.
Mr. Ost of Palatine made a business trip here last Wednesday.
Henry Miller is spending a week at home with his folks.
H. R. Dickinson, now one of Chicago’s lawyers, called on his cousin O. E. Maynard, last week.
Wm. Brockway, who has been making a visit at his home in Wisconsin, returned last Monday.
Mr. Alverson is back in his old position again.
Mrs. Austin is spending a few weeks visiting friends in Chicago and Libertyville.
MARRIED-Miss Lizzie Way to Alonzo Hutchinson at the home of the bride in Chicago, Wednesday, Dec. 21.
Wm. Selleck visited with his sister a few days this week.
Mr. Wink, the C. & N. W. car inspector, has moved into Mr. Lamey’s house, lately occupied by Mr. Etenger.
Henry Boehmer passed through this place on his way home from Woodstock,
Miss Ida Jahnke of Elgin, is visiting with her mother this week.
Mr. Edward Horn visited Chicago last Saturday.
We have placed for the convenience of the public a letter-box at the corner of Wm. Howarth’s store in which news for this paper can be left and will be taken up Tuesday evening of each week.
Mr. and Mrs. George Schafer made a short visit to the city last Saturday.
Fourteen below zero early last Monday morning.
James and William Doran spent Christmas with their mother.
Miss Minnie Meyer of Elgin spent
Christmas here with her parents.
BORN-To Mr. and Mrs. ??? Jayne, a boy, Christmas day.
Mr. Heit, while patrolling the C. & N. W. tracks between Palatine and Barrington, was accidentally struck by the St. Paul passenger early Monday morning, receiving a broken leg and arm and bruised up quite badly.
Miss Jennie Kitson of Chicago is visiting friends here this week.
Frank Hager is visiting his brother, Mr. George Hager.
Mr. Fred Hoeft of Cary made Mr. Gus Radke a short call last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Deil made Barrington friends a call last Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Young and daughter visited Mr. Thomas Catlow at Montrose Christmas day.
Misses Grace and Gertie Bennett of Chicago visited relatives here Sun-
C. & N. W. will abandon all freight trains except those carrying perishable freight next Monday to give their employees a holiday.
Mrs. G. Meyer spent Christmas at the home of her daughter, Mrs. H. Boehmer, Wheeling, Ill.
Mr. and Mrs. Meadway are spending the holidays with the latter’s mother, Mrs. Grady.
The German Evangelical Church elected the following Sunday school officers for the ensuing year last Sunday evening. F. Kampert, Superintendent; J. Miners, Assistant Superintendent; J. C. Plagge, Secretary; B. H. Sodt, Treasurer; S. Geiske and H. H. Landwer, Librarians; Miss Lena Bauman, Organist; J. C. Plagge, Chorist.
Mr. and Mrs. William Brandt of Wisconsin are visiting Mr. August Krueger this week.
A surprise party was given Miss Addie Church by her many friends at her home at Barrington Center Monday evening.
Mrs. Wolf of Chicago visited a few days this week at Chas. Roehow’s.
Mrs. J. O. Selleck of Janesville, Wisconsin, was here visiting her daughter, during the present week.
Milton Jayne of Chicago visited at Mr. E.M. Cannon’s this week.
Mr. L. M. Mallney, editor of the Nunda Herald, was in town on business Tuesday.
Cornelius Gibney died, after a few weeks illness, Monday afternoon, Dec. 26, at the age of 73 years. Funeral services were held at the Catholic Church Wednesday, the Rev. Father Clancy officiating.
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History of Cook County, Illinois
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Echoes of a Century
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A Club in the Country: The Story of Barrington Hills Country Club
Schmitz, Patty Dowd.
Hark Back to Barrington: Fifty Years with the Fox River Valley Hunt
Fitch, Victoria R., and D. Susan Johnson.
A History of Barrington, Illinois
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Tales of Old Barrington
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