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Barrington Column Transcription, February 10, 1893

Friday, February 10, 1893

BARRINGTON

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-E. W. 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 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. Cap 809-Meets first Saturday of each month at Lemay’s Hall.  E. R. Clark, V. C.; John Robertson, W. A.; Fred Kirschner, B. M.; M. T. Lamey, Clerk; William Antholts, W.; Lyman Powers, E.; P. A. Hawley, S.

Mrs. Miller of Rockford is enjoyed a few weeks visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. H. Comstock.

Mr. Theo. Richardson of Chicago made a short call on friends here last Thursday.

Mr. and Mrs. Palmer gave a party to their daughter, Cora, last Tuesday evening.

A woolen horse blanket was found at the Barrington Flour Mills last week.  The owner can get it by calling at the mill.

Mrs. H. Diekman and daughter attended the funeral of Miss Kroeneke at South Palatine, last Wednesday.

A large number of people from here attended the theater in the city last Saturday afternoon.

Miss Nellie Brandsfield was given a delightful party on Thursday, Feb. 2, in honor of her fourteenth birthday.  The little folks played all sorts of games after which they sat down to a beautiful spread of good things.

Miss Mamie Crowley of Chicago visited with her grandmother, Mrs.
Grady, a few days this week.

Miss Dena Bauman visited friends at Elgin a few days last week.

A large assortment of dress goods is at A. W. Meyer & Co.

Mrs. Heise’s sister returned home last Tuesday after a visit here during the past week.

John Barnett visited with his mother a few days this week.

Edward Weiseman, who has been sick the past few weeks, is improving.

Mrs. Hicks and daughter, Miss Perses, of Palatine, visited with Mr. E. R. Clark
last Friday.

Charles Dill, the foreman on the E. J. E. Section, resigned his position and
left here Thursday of last week to accept one at Plainfield.

Twenty pounds of granulated sugar for one dollar at J. W. Meyer & Co.

Mr. Cutting of Palatine will talk on Poetry to the members of the Chau-
tauqua on Friday evening of this week at the home of Mr. Walter Harrower.

Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Smith and little daughter of Elgin, also Mr. H. Boehmer of Wheeling were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. G. Meyer during the past week.

Fancy syrup, 25 cents a gallon, at A. W. Meyer & Co.

Frank Gieske visited last Sunday with his parents.

A load of young people from Elgin enjoyed a sleigh ride to this place last Sunday and attended services at the Evangelical Church in the evening.

Mr. and Mrs. Roper of Highland Grove, also Mr. F. Grebe and E. Prelburg of
Palatine were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Diekman a few days last week.

FOR SALE-A grand square “Bauer” piano at a bargain.  For particulars call on or address this office.

The Deer Grove school gave an entertainment on Friday evening of last week to a large audience, of which Barrington people were well represented.  The entertainment was well appreciated by those present.  Although the admission
fee was small, they realized a nice sum, which will be used to buy  books for a school library.  The active interest that Mr. Malthie has given this school is well appreciated by the residents of that vicinitiy.

Miss Dollie Bennett of Chicago spent Saturday and Sunday with her aunt,
Mrs. J. K. Bennett.

Mrs. Whit fell and broke her arm last week.

A surprise party was given Miss Leila Lines last Monday evening by her little school mates.

Miss Edith Krahn is visiting friends in the city this week.

Mrs. Jones of Gilmer spent Sunday with her mother, Mrs. Townsend.

Miss Getzman and the Misses Zorn of Elgin were the guests of Miss Dena Bauman last Sunday.

We will be glad to receive any brief and pointed accounts of any matter of local interest for this paper from the public in the Review letter-box, at the corner of William Howarth’s store.  All communications must be in no later than ? Tuesday evening, and must bear the name of writer—but not for publication.

E. Lamey is selling salt at a low price. If you are in need of any it will payyou to give him a call.

Board Meeting
Village Board met in regular session at Village Hall, Wednesday evening,
Feb. 1, 1893.  President Clark in the chair. Full board present. The minutes of the last regular meeting were read and approved.  The following bills were allowed and ordered paid:  J. Palmer, pump, $18.78; John C. Meier, night watch, $40; H. A. Sandman, Marshal, $25; F. Weseman & Son, gravel, $13.40.  Total, $97.48.
The marshal was instructed to stop all persons from dumping ashes and
garbage in the street.  A petition presented by the saloon keepers was
referred to the License Committee. Board adjourned.