Barrington Column Transcription, January 2, 1930
Thursday, January 2, 1930
Miss Blanche Muska of Chicago spent Saturday and Sunday at the home of her father, Florian Muska.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kraus and daughter, Jean, of Chicago, spent Friday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Kraus.
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Rohloff and son, Merle, of River Rouge, Mich., returned to their home Friday having been the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kelsey of Shady Hill.
Mrs. William Hafer spent Sunday in Chicago visiting relatives.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kraus and daughter, Jean; Mrs. Conrad Kraus, and Mrs. Frank ? and daughter, Myrtle Marie, visited at the home of Mr. and Mrs. August Kraus Friday afternoon.
Mrs. Emil Mavis entered the Frances Williard Hospital, Chicago, last Thursday and was operated on for appendicitis.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Vlk and children, Francis and Grace, of Chicago, were New Year’s day guests of Mr. and Mrs. James Voller.
Mr. and Mrs. John Clinge entertained Archie Clinge of Barrington. Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Clinge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Clinge, and their families at their home on New Year’s day.
Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Kraus spent New Year’s at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Ryan of Chicago.
E. W. Riley transacted business in Woodstock on Tuesday.
Miss Blache Muska of Chicago spent New Year’s eve with her cousin, Miss Lilian Pichen of Cary, and the ? with her father, F. Muska.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kelsey of Shady Hill and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Abbott of Cary left for their winter trip to Biloxi, Miss., Thursday. Their plans are to remain there for about a month and then go on to Florida.
Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Pedersen and children, Lewis. Jr., were Tuesday evening visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kelsey of Shady Hill.
Mr. and Mrs. J. Buehl and children of Barrington were guests of Mr. and Mrs. August Felgenhauer on New Year’s day.
Reinhart Woodsky of Gurnee was a caller at the Kraus home Sunday to visit Richard Strobach. It was their first meeting in about thirty years.
Mrs. Frank Kelsey of Shady Hill was a Chicago passenger Tuesday.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Freking enjoyed New Year’s with Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Lageschulte of Barrington.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Gossell and sons spent the New Year’s day with Mr. and Mrs. Ben Dobner.
Miss Elaine Rasmussen of Cary and Carl Hacker of Waukegan are spending their school vacations at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lageschulte.
Mr. and Mrs. Myron Kelsey and daughters, Shirley and Betty Jane, of Chicago, and David Stewart of Barrington were Sunday visitors at the Frank Kelsey home.
Clubs, society, personals
Celebrates Birthday with New Year ? Henry T. Schroeder
Wilmering Has Birthday with New Year ? R.E. Wilmering
Mesdames Kampert Off For West ? Mrs. John Kampert, Mrs. Hannah Kampert
Celebrates Birthday New Year’s Eve
Mrs. John Mollenkamp ? of 238 Russell ? street was pleasantly surprised New Year’s Eve when twenty guests arrived to help her celebrate her birthday anniversary. Pinochle was the evening’s diversion and was followed by a midnight lunch. Mr. and Mrs. Edward Wickersheim, Mr. and Mrs. George Meyer, and Mr. and Mrs. William Kleinsmith of Prairie View were out-of-town guests.
Missionary Societies to Meet Tuesday
The Woman’s Foreign Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal church will meet at the home of Mrs. R. R. ? of 335 Liberty street Tuesday afternoon at 2:30. Mrs. Mark Bauman will have charge of the study book.
The Woman’s Missionary Society of the Baptist church will meet at the house of Mrs. Walter Seaverns of 135 Lake street Tuesday afternoon at 2:30.
Entertains Clubs at Christmas Party
Misses Clara and Lillian Landwer of 344 Hillside Avenue were hostesses at a Christmas party at their home Monday evening. Their guests were members of the ? and B. M. C. clubs. The thirty present played ? and had refreshments at the close of the games. Mrs. Fred ? of Bartlett was an out-of-town guest.
Women’s Relief Corps to Install Jan. 8
Installation of officers for Thomas W. Sweeney Woman’s Relief Corps will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 2:30 p. m. in Catlow’s hall. Each member may invite one guest. Refreshments will be served by the January birthday committee.
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Wiedenbeck of ? Prairie avenue had as their guests New Year’s day, Mrs. Johannah ? ; Mr. and Mrs. William Brandt of 616 Main street; Mrs. Charles Lytle of 417 Hough street; Mrs. William Voss and daughter, Miss Mildred of 212 Victoria street; Harry Van Middlesworth of 123 Main street; Mrs. T. J. Dockery and son, Thomas, of 130 Garfield street; Mrs. And Mrs. George W. Miller of 202 ? avenue; Mrs. George ? of Cuba township; Miss Eva Lawrence of Barrington township; Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Broemmelkamp and daughters, Lois and Bernice of Waukegan; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Reinhoff; and Mrs. And Mrs. ? ? and daughter, Janet, of Kenosha, Wis.; Mrs. And Mrs. Harry Brant of 129 Lincoln avenue, and Mr. and Mrs. F. F. Wichman and ? of ? Grove avenue.
Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Plagge and sons, James and Robert of 545 Grove avenue; Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Thompson of Palatine; Mrs. Herbert Plagge and children, Herbert, Jr., and Doris Marie of Ames, Ia., motored to Geneva yesterday where Mrs. Herbert Plagge and children boarded a train to Ames. They have been visiting here and at Palatine for the past two weeks, coming on account of the death of Mrs. Plagge’s mother, Mrs. H. Torgler of Palatine.
Winifred Schwartz of Chicago has been a visitor at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Wesolowski of 137 North avenue since Christmas. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Schwartz, were out for New Year’s.
Mrs. F. L. Carr, James Carr, and Thomas Carr, of Wauconda, were Sunday guests in the home of the former’s son, Clyde Carr, of 133 Lincoln avenue.
Mrs. John Schwemm of 113 Main street was hostess at a tea from 8 to 5 at her home this afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Cady, Jr., of 426 Cook street, had as their guests New Year’s day: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Cady, Sr., of 422 Cook street; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cady and son, Kenneth, of 218 Victoria street; Mr. and Mrs. Foster Weigel of 316 Main street, and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wells of Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lyons of Chicago were New Year’s visitors at the home of the latter’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Schwartz of 142 W. Lake street. Miss Shirley Lyons, who had visited her grandparents since Christmas, returned home with them.
Professor Herbert Plagge of Ames, Ia., returned home Sunday after a 10 days’ visit to relatives here and at Palatine. R. G. Plagge and sons, James and Robert, of 545 Grove avenue, accompanied him as far as Geneva, where he boarded a train for home.
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Nightengale of 125 Harrison street had as their guests yesterday, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Wollar and children of 219 Applebee street. Mr. and Mrs. George Nightingale of 435 E. Main street, and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Sandrock and son, and Miss Esther Geisert of Norwood Park.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Andrews returned to their home in Pontiac, Mich., Monday, having arrived before Christmas to visit the former’s mother, Mrs. Lyman Andrews of 539 Cook street, and the latter’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. P. C. Cannon of Barrington township.
Ray Wichman of 313 Grove avenue who attends the University of Wisconsin at Madison, will return to Madison Sunday, having visited during the holidays with his parents. Mrs. and Mrs. E. F. Wichman.
Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Berghorn of 413 Hough street returned home Monday from a visit of a week with their daughter Mrs. William Spears, and family, at Stronghurst.
Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Plagge of 200 Russell street had as their guests on New Year’s day, the latter’s cousin, Miss Gladys Blumenshine of Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Thies and son, George, of 506 Hough street, were New Year’s guests at the home of their daughter, Mrs. Earl W. ? , in Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Wichman of 313 Grove avenue visited over the weekend with the former’s sister. Mrs. Etta Mason, in Chicago, and attended a birthday party in her honor.
Mrs. M. E. Walher returned to her home at Adams, Wis., Tuesday after a week’s visit to her sister, Mrs. E. W. Plagge of 200 Russell street.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Ost and daughters, ? and Sylvia, of 208 Cook street, were Sunday guests at the home of Mrs. Ost’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Wickersheim of Palatine.
Miss Mildred Folkrod of 308 Grove avenue had a Christmas party for twelve of her associates Monday afternoon. Progressive games were played and refreshments served at the close of the afternoon.
Mrs. John Goodlett, Jr., returned to her home in Buchanan, Mich., Saturday after a three weeks’ visist to Mr. and Mrs. Spencer Rieke of 122 Harrison street.
Little Georgeann Mavis of Fox Lake visited her grandmother, Mrs. H. H. Williams, of 548 Grove avenue, from Sunday until yesterday.
Mr. and Mrs. Jay Pyle of Galien, Mich., visited their daughter, Mrs. Spencer Rieke of 122 Harrison street, over Christmas and the week-end.
George Banks of 548 Grove avenue visited from Thursday to Saturday with his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. George Mavis, at Fox Lake.
Mrs. S. E. Rieke and son, Jack, of 337 Main street, and Mrs. Victor Rieke and children of 245 Coolidge avenue visited relatives in Woodstock Tuesday.
Miss Ruth Pyle of 637 Grove avenue went to Galien, Mich., today to visit relatives for several days.
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Cadwallader of 419 Hillside avenue attended the funeral of John Young at Pontiac, today.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kirkman of 227 Russell street visisted Woodstock relatives Christmas day.
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Cadwallader of 419 Hillside avenue attended a New Year’s luncheon at the Stevens Hotel, Chicago, yesterday for former residents of Prairie City, who are now living in or near Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hoglund and daughters, Marilyn and Barbara, of 120 Harrison street, were New Year’s guests of the former’s aunt, Mrs. Anna Jacobson, in Chicago.
Mrs. L. W. Jacobson of S. Cook street was a Chicago visitor Monday.
Mrs. Georgia Lines and Mrs. Emma Lines were hostesses on New Year’s day to Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Lines and daughter, Phyllis; Mrs. Ella Newton, and Mrs. Viola Newton and children, Gordon and Jean, of Maywood.
Miss Amanda Schroeder of ? S. Cook street and Miss Emma Hager of 305 Chestnut street returned home Tuesday from a two weeks’ trip to Key West and St. Augustine, Fla., and Cuba.
Celsus Schwartz of 327 Lake street returned home Tuesday from Middleton, O., where he had been for three weeks on business for the Locomotive Terminal Improvement. Co.
Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Church of 125 Russell street had as their guests on New Year’s day, Mrs. Susan Church and Mr. and Mrs. Harry Ellison of 406 Cook street. Mr. and Mrs. Hyle Bartholomew and Mr. and Mrs. Lester Bartholomew of 218 Main street.
Mr. And Mrs. John Filloon and Edward Beshey of Webster City, Ia., were guests at the home of the former’s daughter, Mrs. Earl Zimmerlin of 201 Russell street, from Tuesday to Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Filloon and family, of 323 Lake street were Christmas guests in the Zimmerlin home.
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Kettleson of Palatine were Christmas guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. H. H. ? of 614 Grove avenue. The latter is a sister of Mrs. Kettleson.
Mrs. Susan Church of 406 Cook street will leave for Biloxi, Miss., Saturday to remain until spring.
J. J. Burke of Park Ridge was a guests of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Fletcher of 611 Summit street last Thursday.
Miss Blanche Frey of 122 Lincoln avenue visited Miss Margaret Graber at Lake Zurich from Firday to Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. George Mavis and daughter, Georgeann, of Fox Lake, were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Wichman of 515 Main street.
Fred Cady of 218 Victoria street visited over the week-end with Mr. and Mrs. Plutie Houghton of Libertyville.
Bernard Buscher of Wilmette visited his nephew and niece, Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Balmes of 600 Hillside avenue, New Year’s Eve and yesterday.
Mrs. H. L. Jones and daughter, Odessa Belle, of 203 Dundee avenue, went to Chicago Monday to be the guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Bardwell for several days.
Mr. and Mrs. A. H. Abbott of Cary and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kelsey of Cuba township are leaving today to drive to Biloxi, Miss., where they will spend the remainder of the winter.
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Neuenfeldt of Northwest highway returned home Friday after spending Christmas and the remainder of the week with Mr. and Mrs. Frank Neuenfeldt of Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Olcott of 133 Lincoln avenue were guests at the home of the latter’s parents, Mrs. and Mrs. John Dunn at Cary, Sunday.
Little Hazel Featherspili of 314 Liberty street had fifteen playmates at her home Saturday afternoon for a Christmas party.
Mrs. Clive Taylor of 146 Main street, who has been a patient at the Passavant Hosptial, Chicago, for two weeks, returned home Sunday.
Mrs. Benjamin Frey of 122 Lincoln avenue has been ill at the home of her sister, Mrs. A. D. Church of 125 Russell street, since Saturday.
Mrs. Lenn Dreyer is recovering nicely from a serious operation at the Palatine hospital.
Books about Barrington Area History
History of Cook County, Illinois
Stowaway to Heaven
Barsumian, Nazareth Sarkis
They Builded Better Than They Knew
Benson, Barbara L.
Echoes of a Century
First Baptist Church (Barrington, IL).
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
Lines, Arnett C.
Tales of Old Barrington
Sharp, Cynthia Baker