You have viewed 1 newspapers today. Please Register in order to view more newspapers.
We are retrieving your image from the archive...
We are converting your image into tiles...
Alton Telegraph (Newspaper) - June 12, 1879, Alton, Illinois Alton Weekly Telegraph JONB IT now looks as if the Bourbons in about to back down from their unavailing efforts to loa down the appropriation bills Kith po from New York gives it as a feet that Tammany has upon David Davis and Thomas Hen as the Democratic ticket fo By this ticket Tammany hopes to carry New several Western and Northwestern and Maine and TEE Zulu war is no nearer a term nation than it was two months ago The British have an army of men in the field and are advancing into the country by slow ap The campaign is proving a very costly one both in men am THE New York correspondent oi the Chicago Journal reports a very decid ed improvement in general business in that The same encouraging con dition is reported in Boston am as far as Chicago is the general state of trade aud the outlook for business is ex All the signs point to an era of better THE Chicago Journal says it is the intention and desire of the Adjutant General of Illinois to keep the number of effective men in the organized State militia down to the authorized and has issued an order to this effect but there is a great pres sure for authority to raise new com and he in consequence much it is his purpose to protect and encourage the present organizations as much as THE funeral of Lucien of the State took place at Greene on Sun Abont persons were pres The in double column of reached from the church to the Be sides large numbers attended on including the long file of Masons from Carrollton and Kane King was an old and honored During the war he as Captain in the Union say that speech on the Repeal on Friday produced a most remarkable being noth ing less than a demonstration to the Democrats that their was so defective that they themselves could not afford to indorse He made this so ilear that Bayard moved to recommit the in order that these grave defects pointed out bv the Republicans might be but this was defeated and it was then passed in its imperfect form with the full expectation that it will be THE result of the Smith murder trial in Jersey City Is creating much excite Jennie Smith and her Covert have been sentenced to be hanged on the day of for the murder of Smiths When sen tence was pronounced both prisoners were terribly agitated and broke down There is great excitement over the many believing them not proved Citizens arc sub scribing money toward the expenses o an effort for a new and the sub ject of the hanging of a woman is in everybodys Those who ought to know think that both will be hang Xew Jerseys laws are so peculiar that little hope of a new trial or stay of proceedings is looked jri ed the M Kloct From tin Stale Journal Below complete list of the Supreme and Circuit Judges chosen at the judicial election in this last with the two Supreme Judges presents a full roster of the Judiciary of the State First District John Second Third Fourth Walk er Fifth Craig Sixth Sheldon State Superintendent James of has issued a circular giving full instructions in regard to the next examinations for State examinations wQl be held this year on August 26 and at Chi Jackson Alton and It is evident from the regulations in that the Superintendent aims to have all the proceedings fair and If county and city Super and school principals will cooperate with these examina tions may be made to serve an excel lent purpose in raising the professional throughout the It is to be hoped that they will send for this and teachers who intend to make teaching their life work will enter tuese examinations and age the in to tins do State is Since now so peremptory in requiring as an essential to the validity of their to at the time of making a contract to a certifi cate good for entire term of that it does seem to be worth the effort for every professional teacher to procure a State certificate uid so be done with the disagreeable necessity of submitting again and again to examinations by the County The lawyer passes his examination for admission to the bar once for And it is intended by these State examinations to place teachers on a similar professional If our ablest teachers will Met an example in this onr State certificates nay be made ex tremely New CUD The will of the late William the carpet will be filed for probate in the Surrogates office in a few The estate said to be worth about Mr Sloane was Treas urer of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian John About is distributed among a number of employes who liave been hi the service of the carpet for many gives to eleven charitable insti The Presbyterian Board f Foreign Missions receives the Presbyterian Boon of Domestic tli Presbyterian Board of Church tin Presby terian Ministerial Relief 000 the Presbyterian Home for Aged the American Sunday School Union the New York Tract the the the York Bible Seventh Lyle Dickey CIRCUIT First Rep Rep Brown Second Dem Dem Third Dem Dem Fourth Rep Rep Fifth Rep Dem Jesse Phil Sixth Dem Dem Seventh Dem Dem G Eighth Republican John Republican Ninth Republican Francis Re Tenth Republican A Eleventh Republican Franklin lican Twelfth Republican Republican Charles Thirteenth Republican Republican Cook Democrat John Demo crat Thomas Democrat Murray Democrat It will be seen from the above that the Supreme Court remains unchang all the old incumbents being re Of the fortyfour Circuit Judges chosen in the thirteen Circuits of the State and Coot mne are reelected and fifteen are new the Supreme Judges stand five Democrats to two Republi and the Circuit Judges 20 Re to 18 though arty lines were not drawn in the of the and in only a few Circuits in the choice of the 3f County Home Thief Detective A meeting was held at the 7th instant at which the nine Horse Thief Detective Societies in he county were forming one society with the above for the pur ose of cooperating in the protection and of stolen horses and other The proceedings we condense rom the report of a cor The societies uniting in his work were as follows Indian Creek Horse Thief Detective So Protects all property over Organized John Goodwin Secre Elias Prewitt Liberty Detective Pro ects all personal Organized in Present resident Vice President X Secretary Collinsville Mutual Detective Associa Protects all personal Organized March Pres ent President John Secretary Godfrey Horse thief Protects horses Organ in Present President Via President James Ja Highland Horse thief Detective Sr Organized in 187C Present Christian Secretary Fran Madison County Horse thief organized in 186S Present Pres dect Vice President Secretary and Treasurer men Elm Grove Detective So protects all personal property Organized February Presen Troy Vice Ed Illinois the fifth State In the In the beer manufactured with in its exceeded by New Pennsylvania Ohio and setts the latter a prohibition State Senator Turnman was chief funeral bu the occasion of the Ewing serenade at Wash President Hayes has several more vetoes in his if occasion should call for their There is now a practicable chan nel of twentysix feet depth over the bar at the mouth of Ends South Pass Tilden is understood to bo greatly die gutted witli the nomination of Tom Governor of Ohio He re gards it as committing the party to the soft money and this would be fatal to his Presidential as The zeal of the Prince of Wales and the Duke of Edinburgh in favor of the for legalizing the marriage with a deceas ed wifes sister is stid to find inspiration in the of the Queen that her should marry the widowed Prince Louis of and tike charge of the children of her deceased the Princess On this his golden wedding or William will pardon State offenders of all classes except Edward Commissioner of Indian has been and is on trial in New York fur a breach of trust while he WHS President of a savings Severe storms visited Lawrence and Monday mid At the former place the steeple of the Baptist Church wits blown the roof uf the State University building was seriously and a number of other buildings In the vicinity of Topika a hailstorm passed over a strip of country about a were tilled and crups badly cut Says the London peror of China is the stoutest in the world and the Emperor of Germany though even ha can only of stands six fret tK in his It is believed in London that Lord Dnf will be appointed Governor of Asia transferring bun from his post lit The reforms needed in Asia Minor necessitate the employment of a master and he is credited with having received the A heavy blighted vegetation mid corn in some parts ot Wisconsin ou Fri day and in New England and Ohio on Saturday the damage is very The Indians State enacted a law locomotives should sound their pawing through cities and villages of that and it has become GO great as to erase Suits to be begun for testing is It will first be proven fiat the blowing of the whistles in with the law is n and does apt conduce to public How 5s us the often pur to a many an answer much better Jacob sec Ignatius Troy Present Wood River Farmers Detective Club protects all live Or 1858 re organized Presen Fuller President Upper Alton Irby Secretary Upper Alton Treasurer Upper Membership Grove Township i Present Love President George Vice Presi dent Secretary and Treasurer Membership The following representatives present at the meeting Saturday From Madison County Horse Thie Detective Society at H T Pau West From Lan ana Indian Henry Hilton and Wood D Wilson and Fuller Elm H Barns and Cotter was chosen as and Irby Williams as Secre A committee was appointed to draft a Constitution and rules for the govern meut of the which committee is lo report at the next to be belt on the first Saturday in September at The Convention then Bince when the first County As sociation was the farmers have recovered the animals with the exception of one and every thiet who is carrying on the Work begun by the late discovered at an octagonal on the sides of which are engraved a history of the campaign of Sennacherib against King This important fiod to be sent to London for eate the British i Uie There is perhaps no tonic offered to the people that possesses real value as the Hop Just at this season of tbe when the stomach needs an or the blood needs the cheapest and beat remedy is Hop An ounce of prevention is a pound of dont wait until you arc prostrated by that may take months for you to BoOan A mau was denouncing newspaper ad to a crowd of Laft sail 1 had au umbrella stolen from the vestibule of It was a gift valuing it very 1 spent double its worth in but not How you word your advertise mcDi a it said the producing a a The merchant took it and read Lost in the vestibule of lost Sabbath a black silk Tlie who took it will be hand rewarded by leaving it at San said the I am a liberal and have always found that it paid me great deal upon the manner in which an is Let us try umbrel la and if you do not acknowledge then that I will pur chose you a new The merchant then took a slip of paper from his and wrote If the man who was seen to take an umbrella from the of last Sabbath evening docs not wish to get in and have a stain cast upon the Christian which he values so he will return it to Fernando He is well known This duly appeared in the and nn tin following morning the man was he opened the frout door his Ou the porch lay at sal si umbrellas of all shades and that had been thrown in from the while the front yard was liter ally with Many of I raying that they had taken by begging the loser lo keep the little affair One of At 8 oclock the other he Free a Second street wife owed her husband down to the gate as he was starting for down town and kindly said f him you know how badly I need a blue hunting he but you know how hani up I As soon as 1 can see my way clear you shall the and a new hat to be and vour reward shall be Latest by to Alton June a con ference with Senator Thunnan Gen Kicc has concluded to accept the nom for Governor of on the Democratic OF It is reported here today that Gen eral of formerly of a personal friend of President is to be nominated for Secretary nf War to succeed Mc The President has approved the for the exchange of subsidiary SHIELDS A was introduced in the Senate today providing for the payment of one hundred dollars por month to the widow of the late General o Special to Alton June Henry a wealthy lady rending on Wabash has been robbed of three thousand dollars worth of A member of the family is suspected of having the OF A Special to Alton June John editor of the Daily of this and a talented died last Special to Alton NEW June London dispatch says that at the Ascot races won the gold vase of won the Princess of Wales aud the Ascot The American horse was not Prominent London veterinary sur geons denounce the importation of American hogs on account of the ex istence of Special to Alton June House of Representatives adopted resolu tion today for final adjournment on June without A was passed today appropriat ing three thousand dollars for th erection of a monument at the birth place of HKW Special to Alton NEW June Berlin dis patch reports that a marriage is pro between the Crown Prince of Sweden and the Princess of THK OP to Alton Telegraph June 5Nimrod convicted of the murder of John alias was sentenced to bu hunt here The condemned man had reached the scaffold and was just about to be ex when a message was received from tho Governor granting him n re for thirty to Alton Juno was banged here today for the murder of John Both the murderer and his victim wer Special to Alton June Rober of this accepted a cal to the pastorate of the church of tli New York at a salary o five thousand Harris has accepted hi election to the Bishopric of Salary four thousand e and your rewa torty minutes after that he emerged from a with a big basket antl t fish bound up the In the basket was u and a bottle of liquid of a rich and he was just lighting a twenty cent cigar when his came What here he 1 was iwm to the yun whats in the bas ket I going in carry this fish around to a friend on Jefferson he modestly And that basket Tim I wai going to it to the orphan asylum as a present to the U is a donation from six leading 1 dont believe it Sh Dont talk so loud I shall talk louder yet she Til bet you are guing fish ing have I over deceived yon lie plaintively I never As proof of my sincerity you can this basket to the asylum And Ill do it she promptly replied as sbe relieved him of it hadnt you I hadnt Youd better hurry up with that as the man may want aud be careful how you stand around in the hot sun She left him He watched her take the car for and then he re turned and crossed the street and said to an acquaintance Im suffering with and the excursion is off till next Too hut we can never tell what a day may bring There wire chicken and pickles and other good things on the luble at but he never Even his wife wished the an if that was tiji way they were lie never betrayed the doom in his H was only when she banded him the bottle he had so carefully into and he saw it labeled Good for Little that he saidi it is an awful thing for a wife to get the that her husband is a coldblooded liar It must she replied as she took the other chicken to Alien NEW June Berlin dis patch gives details of the celebration ot the golden wedding of the and The occasion was i public holiday and all classes joined enthusiastically in the festivities and demonstrations of loyalty aud to the royal The Emperor was much affected during the ceremonies Fifteen thousand congratulatory mos cages were received from all parts of the empire and from foreign conn Special to Alton June do conflagration broke out hero at eight oclock this The fire originated in Burnetts planing and soon spread to the Central City purifier works and other The loss is estimated at Special to Alton June great for which elaborate pre parations have been opened to The city was never before so beautifully decorated on a public oc The procession this morning ivas ten thousand TOE Saint Louis for a few days have contained articles in reference to the disappearance of Fritz of this The papers al to seem to be under the impression that there has been foul play in connec tion with his We will state that there is all mysterious about his He and bis wife did not get along as husband and wife ought to but the wife it held the trump and Fritz waa compelled to He has probably gone to Germany to straighten Special to Alton Juna a heavy storm this the Atlantic Refinery warehouse was struck by Several vessels lying at Point were Special to Alton June this who was found guilty and sentenced to be hung on the 20th of this has bean granted a ASCOT to Alton NEW June London dispatch says that at tho Ascot the Royal Hunting clip was won by to Alton June store of Post dealers in railway was destroyed by fire this The loss will reach THE to Allan June John of the murder of Elijah and the execution of whose sentence lias been was eight oclock this AU the arrangements for the execution were perfectly and the prisoners death was Just before Ins execution he made a desperate effort to but the to the An orderly crowd of five thous and many of them from a witnessed the exe Just before tho drop fell Bland said I wish everybody meanest in the Whisky and trouble got me into this 1 done the to every I dont deserve After hanging thirty minutes the pronounced life extinct and the body was cut on trial for murder in the Circuit was con of the crime last night and sentence will be passed upon him to It Is expected his execution will be fixed at an eirly June Editor Alton Telegraph first thing yon know harvest will bo Some larment expect to com mence cutting wheat next growing corn looks very The several times hung here at was captured by bound and Alton June an old man seventy years of was hanged here today for the murder of James The provocation to the deed was the kill ing of one of chickens by Hatch last Special to A lion June exe cution of Monroe a con to death for the murder of Aaron took place here THE AMERICAS Benjamin aged 84 died at his on Mill Sunday He was buried in tut Lutheran yesterday En Commissioners of of Wood River are now doing some good work oh the If they will grub the stumps nut of the new road west of town they will be en titled to a appropriation was made last year to widen the west end of Third like all other good intentions of our village is a victim of dilly dallying and will have to run tbe course ef the seven year public schools of this place closed last In the evening au entertainment was given In the Tbe children displayed their mother wit to a very noisy The entire exercise clearly showed a lack of But time la too precious to waste in poor unfortunate was Thursday and lined the next by Judge for u common drunk and disorderly Friday Messrs ami got to quarreling over some church matters and would have come to blows had not oue been afraid and the other Constable Picker arrest ed the belligerents and took them before Judge who fined them fellow imd hia fellows without and girls out fellows attended the hop given by Wood River in last Wednesday The night was neither too warm nor too fact it was just Thu music furnished by band was copious thats the word he commenced at 7 oclock and continued until 3 oclock and then broke up with a full Seventyseven were sohL The participants speak in the highest com terms of the management of the NOT A an old Irishman staying at made an unsuccessful attempt to commit suicide last Saturday He cut his throat just above the Adams with a as that was nota success he stabbed him self twice in the abdomen a cast and them the wound with a three cornered loss of friends and an inability to procure the much craved bad were the Martin was called to dress the Duffy was taken to Sunday He says he will kill himself StiN good rain will help the A a draw 000 In a Berlin farmer ploughed up Spanish dated During the Worm Friday afternoon the Anbury wail struck by and tw painters When General Grant places his feet o liia native telegrams will to all the cities of the am salutes will shake the hemisphere from center to A Washington special to the Chicag states that the object of Gor Culloms visit to Washington IK to secure the appointment of United States Marshal for the Norther District of Illinois in place of Hild is also iu Prince Bismarck is said to be declining In reputation and rapidly decaying i Corpulence is rendering h huge form more unwieldy than ever Puffy and unhealthy is the look of hi W the father of tin Republican candidate for Governor o is so pleased aid proud tho nomination of his son that when he goe out riding he puts a lUg in the socket of his RADICAL CURE For CATARRH A purely vegetable distillation entirely unlike all other Jy of this remarkable every tnd IB whereby Uie la tha still for tun lo to delicate Y c all are of woody all RADICAL CURE lift local la applied once keepe the and the Kid potion that found la Iota Uu eunuch mat thence Into the to mcra About ngot while with Kalber Old Folks Concert R tenor I took ft c ld up at ut R tenor I took ft cold end up at attack or I with every known remedy for fonr and obliged to up and return unable to ft Vor 1 waa unable to ac The cf liud or t tile cold would on a me proft In tlits tr I r t r traa 1 aaT Q pala la to boarae oa to ha y able roads are iu a con of was here Friday and Saturday on What has become of XX Has the hot sun wilted him Dr Kichards family left for last Thursday aud family will the dust of Bethal to off their feet tomorrow the is his customers with a cool drink of drawn from the Artie Lawrence moved into Bleys house Martin lias re turned to this place to We are told that of line decided not lo locate of vour k dangerously ill at the residence of her and of this The lum NEW June dis patch says that the German govern ment suggests the interference of the powers to put a stop to the inhuman war now raging hot ween and ROTHSCHILDS A London dispatch states that the funeral of Baron Rothschild to was a most imposing There were fortytwo mourning coaches and four hundred private car in the Tho Blatter Special lo Alton June walkover for the Wood In a binder trial near n badly tangled green Wood gained a complete victory over the Osborne and ind a committee of farmers voted for tlie Lots were drawn for the wheat and the Wood got by far the worst and was the only machine that went hrough without any Two machines were sold on the Special to Alton NEW June Peters dispatch states that the trial of who attempted lie the on the 4th of April was concluded yes Tho prisoner found guilty and sentenced to be executed at ve oclock this The exhibited slight tremor the honr of doom pro but was otherwise is a schoolmaster by profes ion and is thirty years of honey been lire putting in their lime now The matrimonial storm takes afternoon well send yon an account of the done has a blacksmith and wagon makers The advance guard of the tramp brigade has Jane Hy oclock the of this was comfortably filled with nil expectant as to the marriage of MifS Mary lo The contracting parties occupy a favor able in the social their marriage lias been looked forward to as a time when joy and mirth would leap forth The bride is the oldest daughter of a popular German and leading business man of our The groom is a young man of and disposi He came to this place from some two years At five minutes to 8 oclock the bridal entered the The couple presented themselves before the attended by Emma of the grooms Cora and Lizzie and Chaa the brides Frank the grooms brother and John as The ceremony was performed by The services at the church con the bridal party and a large bcr of invited guests returned to the resi dence of the brides where a splendid wedding feast was After refreshing the inner man to their hearts lovers of the masry repaired to Flicks Hall where they in in the favorite pastime until half past fonr this The bride received a great many nice and useful Well not attempt to give a The foundation of the presents was a barrel of grade presented by West aud Tae barrel was a model of work It was marie of white ash and red oak staves alternately The hoops were carefully trimmed and closely The barrel was varnished and branded Fishers Hard to Parties were in attendance from Louis and St and Fisher will commence housekeeping without I I relief qoi to lad into ire had Lave rca In I need tho rerr tried all Uie w tlie I co us I fi Ij oa ae hla td realize obtained from tbe application Under and I rapidly iy an of rented r y Creo from I or first la y II MCAt CTM Of mil for QAC In all Vor iale by Wholesale and United 6UCe3and A General l COLLINS VOLTAIC PLASTER An ElectroGalvanic Battery combined with a highly Medicated Plaster con tha choicest medicinal Gums and known to modern Phar e li e now been before number of remedies In Uie form or and ordinary Increased la aale and met in onr i to a hare been to aar to many by and aa evidenced by over one It la believed uist they sre now perfect la every and in Vu voru of All we uk Irom every laths 19 a The the c 19 double taut of any other tbe of tha to In the world for the remedy caa be b rs will be purt 11 cra VOLTAIC PLASTER It If you to aend to u for Sold by alt Wholesale Betan the united and aad A Almut the time that tbe elder Quincy of Harvard nays the Boston his son was elected President of a gentlemans On subsequent meeting the ion was Good and the response Good said the tart here is some difference between being President of boys and President of Kiae millions of bushels of com are tared along the line of tbe Bnr 4 Quincy U no for those who drag their weary and bodies Into or few dom of Ayera cleann theh murky blood and restore and Ye muddy of billow some regard your neigh if not CHEAT Special to Alton June severest storm that ever visited this occurred throughout central last for on the Democratic ii advised by his friends to accept the as in tbe event of Demo cratic success he will become Governor by the election of Ewing to the United States or his possible nomina tion for the The anxious with or who hw sought cau find it by using fablers Suck eye Pile the best known for that dreadful 50 cents a lain For sale by 7dwlw A Terrible June terrible accident occurred last night by which a living near city was It is sm that while reluming home from bis horses became frightened and in hia endeavor to check ho be came entangled In the harness ant wai for some breaking his neck and both When found he was in a dying He was a brother of editor of the Peoria and was aged 58 The coroners jury brought In a verdict in accordance with the Pretty aa In every feature but the which had grown white from This lady at 85 tu I lure used Parkers Hair Balsam six and am more than pleased with it It bag restored the natural brown color of my hair and given it nicer than ever There IB no no falling and it leaves the scalp so clean and nice and I jjjj I feel and look like myself The fresh and vigorous It nro with it property pf re gray or faded to the natural and lead from dandruff and no lew than it at only GO and first class freeing r m laree by ill June Editor Telegraph At tho meeting of the Board of Super held last it was decided to have an investigation into tbe manage ment of county ah the one lately undergone in Madison and Greene coun For this purpose the Board It is not expected that anything criminal will be The funeral of Miss Charlotte daughter of Joseph was held from tbe Salem Burr Kobbins circus is billed for this on the and Blind Tom on the Mo matter what the times may be both will be well South side correspondents of the coun ty are going for our County for some alleged failure to do bis The instituted against a number of saloon last for violation of the were dis missed at this term of the defendants paying all An effort IB to be made here by Chicago parties to start a Colorado mining com If any of onr citizens have any surplus funds to here will be an opportunity for them to George our enterprising carriage ha placed a new engine in his carriage and nqw runs by At the last meeting of the Supervisors they each township should support its own anil a county poor house was A decision has been received from Attorney General to the that the are still the county charge and must be sup ported by the and so our poor house Is still one of the fixed It only costs 809 per month to run the Jerseyville public This is simply tor teachers and janitor of exhibited a our streets this Jim on old street ornament of this now a successful Nebraska is back here on a Pike and and Murphy are visiting in Pike County law is in session Probate Court We cant stand it that new white necktie of Spikes Is too Since seeing Bland hung we bate lost all Interest for Crock ery THIRD NEARLY JUST RECEIVED Hocking Bird Bright Metal luid Canary Bent quality each Fluting S 15 and lach lUller Ironware aad Plate Mounted Carpet rated China Tel let Also SUver Pla ted and AT Lowest Cash Prices AUK THEIK HAVE THE THEIK nf fin Ul J F Largest Honses in K They Only Dry Goods Merchants in the City Who liare been Kant lot Oils them Kt mm aB Come and be Our STOCK to the onr coodi ot and our BELOW Bargains In Black Silks Summer Black French Superior fu every to any offered at UK Foreign Dress A at very loir American wilb lite f A line ut 1 Hosiery and and at from 1 toe Ta Zand 3 BUTTON to and dark m at and OFT loir sfe la liiaS ttam tie to TSI fait will our the most prices the lowest to be found 1 toe Spring Shawls and To we your Sun Umbrellas and finest we ever u afl prices from ice to tr Dont foil to do a Legitimate GoodM an ow TrapiT In the or cheap and Tra Jewelry ana oaU to draw ACTEa A A Xew and Choice Indelible for 15 The Best Cement in the World For Mending Broken Extract Witch at reduced Choice Handkerchief as Ihlang at slis WHERE TO BUY CARRIAGES fillers Carriage V IS Largest and Most Convenient Southern it f 1 can and Corner of Fifth and Belie CARPETS CARPETS Having enlarged my I am now m daily receipt of my Spring Stock of OIL aU of the LATEST My stock of Carpets is larger than in and mv nces are as low as lowest for same quality of Call and exam Terms strictly One price Merchants and Month during SANFORDS JAMAICA Brandy for all Summer to tlic foundation for substantial ever and pays an immense o hy the New System s in Full explanation on a Dear Sir write i for large Hlus Several of our eparts take in the Louis races this The late rains have helped crops A throughout Ine county reveals a good prospect for com Tuos ODonnel is announced or office a candidate of County A large number from here at tended Capt Kings funeral at Alton Woolen Home Manufactures Protect The Interests of the The Alton Mill Is Prepared to do Custom Work Card work wool on the or ex change for woolen We are also prepared to bny wool at the highest mark et rates in OF IS AMOX Henry Alton
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.