Fort Wayne Weekly Breeze in Fort-Wayne, Indiana 12 Jan 1888
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Fort Wayne Weekly Breeze (Newspaper) - January 12, 2012, Fort Wayne, Indiana
A my Independent in ail things Neutral in nothing Quot old series vol. Xviii. No. 42.monroev�lle, Allen co., ind., thuksday., january 12t i 1888. New series yol Oitim Jylli in none of the most prosperous towns in Indiana. Has a Large membership and its Power until tie proper season arrives. In the. Ont by competitors is no inducement for Ful Iii hence is Felt with Potency and cellar can e found potato and fruits them to Stop buying of Uncle Sammy great of sect. Past sue Coss and re9ent j besides other articles that Are Apt to Pool excellent condition serve As an evident get nipped by Jack Frost prelude to future growth and pro i adjoining the main building on the purity. The Church is conveniently West is an outlier building one and a a Brief description of to in btls�3iess Moises and a a Idias tries of Trio town. Sometl�ii�2 of interest to All Wlinich should he perused and liquid away for Fujiu e la eco reduce. A so a description of our Noii a Boris ii towns 2iapies and let Ixon. In the following we so ill Endeavor to give a Brief Iii Story of our town that tie people abroad As Well As the Reader at Home May have i Voo idea As to what is going on and by this Means induce per Ous seek g locations to engage in business to come litre. Monroeville is 11 thriving Little town of Over one thousand i Habif Cuits Situ amp Tod on the line of the Pittsburgh port Ayne and Chicago i Ahvay in Miles East of fort Aviivii and the Emo distance West of Tan Vert Ohio. The country which surround a Monroeville although Appier Eutzly lick is wonder Molly Fertile and is populated by a Thrifty and industrious class of Quot Farmers who move along with the of Farmers in the Vay of improvements. Land is valued at from $10 to 75 per acre and one who is desirous is sailing out Caa readily find a Buei at these figures. This is not As a Good Coati a for raising wheat As in other portions of the state still in some seasons the yield per acre is much larger Tolian elsewhere. For Corn Oats Rye Barley and other grains potatoes fruits otc., this part of Allen county is not surpassed in the state and when properly drained no such farming land can be produced anywhere. As a Stock raising country it cannot be a quailed by any other in Indiana. Parties who Are desirous to Purchase Good farms that Are constantly increasing in value and will yield excellent profits on the investment Are solicited to visit us and look at our Beautiful and prolific farming lands. If you do we feel assured that none will go Way dissatisfied but will become citizens of this or surrounding townships. Quot while it is a i positive fact that natural Gas flows in Large quantities beneath us no Effort has yet been made to open Mother Earth and let the people behold the Beauty and Benefit of natural Gas. It is hoped that the subject May to so enlivened that the work will be Exico Ted Early in the Spring. Monroeville has at present Only one Railroad but with a Little Eifort on the part of our i Ticus another can be pro Cui de. J lie town is beautify located on a Hiigli Knoll and the kit to acid streets Are drained 1 3 sewers into Fiat Rock. The Buhl Ings Are Frame doted now and then with h Brick which Are erected in the latest modern ii shins. Ii Riichi s. The Rel Giotis feature is up to the highest standing of excellence and a flows a commendable spirit of Progress in the right Channel showing that Monroeville is rapidly throwing aside the trammels of sin that for rears has held it Down and is rising up in the right direction. The different de Jinai nations Are the methodist Christian lutheran and Catholic. The methodist Church is located in the North part of town and is in an advanced state of Prosperity and growth. The building is an old one but the congregation have decided to build a new and handsome edifice the coming summer. The trustees Are at present looking up a suitable location. Services Are held each Sabbath evening list. Taylor pastor. A she Christian Church is a Brick the interim of which is of fitting neatness and convenience and is a fit place in a melt id divine err item. It to located in the Central part of town and service ares yield in the future each Sabbath morning and evening the congregation having just secured the services of that Able divine eve Jones for All of his time. On the South Side we have lutheran Church with Kiev. La Owen As the Leader of the Ilock of christs followers that Are numbered in this Church Wlinich exerts an equal Iii hence in the promotion of religion and morality and in the regulation of our social advancement. Services every other a a Abbath evening. Tiie Catholic denomination it will be remembered had the Jis Fortune to have their Chiueh destroyed by lire some two months ago and Are now hot aug services in a old Luiking near the a Railroad hich has Bce i comfortably fitted up for the occasion. This de a nomination is Large and with Kev. I father Slartman at tiie Helm to Lead Cheju in the proper , is doing a Noble work in tie Way of leading the i Young a Hose Suhuei Triblo hearts yield i to tie impressions of divine precede. J the new Brick Church which work will i soon to begun will equal any in the county and one that Monroeville can vell feel proud of. Ave extol the Earnest and diligent i labors in behalf of erring mortals and their Petal Effort to sustain the moral and social Tenor of our com unify by the different denominations. Their course has been fruitful the present shows their lights still burning with increasing radiance and the future will behold them careening enthusiastically in their glorious Voik. Besides the churches me have the Sabbath schools of the lutheran Christian and methodist churches Vicli Are indebted to their share of work in the cause of our master. Sci ools. It has been acknowledged by the present and former county superintendents that we have the Best graded school in the county of Allen and will rank Widi any in the state. They Are under the care of prof. J. B. Munger who has a reputation As being one of the Ablest educators of the state assisted by the misses m. Act Monagle Emma Peckham Alice Parker and mrs. A. O. Hes., who Are giving Universal satisfaction and Well capable of filling the positions to which they have been chosen. Since or. Manner s connection with our schools he has added a literary society and singing Sci tool which bids fair to be both interesting and Beni facial to the scholars. Thi Board of trustees consist of or Quot so a Connolly John coital by and h f Hayes. Merchandise. The Large establishment of d. A la Adelsheimer is a credit to the town and tie business carried on in this store is astonish Iuit. Tie Stock Bot ii in Quality and pm entity will compare favourably with any House in the City of it. Wayne. Or. K., came Here in 1878 and purchased the store then owned by j. 13. Worden located in the building now occupied by the bargain store. His business rapidly increased and it Vas soon evident that his Trade demanded a much larger Stock of goods and the building in which to was then doing business not being Largo enough he at once wont to work and in a few months had tie building which is a Model of Beauty and an Honor to any town towering in the air. The Structure to which we refer is 182 feet deep 22 feet wide and three stories in height with a cellar under Neath the entire building. On both sides of the lower floor Are shelves and counters filled with dry goods boots shoes and groceries while in the Center is a Long Glass Case containing hats Caps and gents furnishing goods. On the second floor is kept one of the largest Stock of men s and boys clothing Ever exhibited in Monroeville. The Whir i or upper floor is used for storing away the Large Stock usually carried by the establishment not placed on to a Skelto a half stories in height 01x22 , which or. Shanks is by a coi. Clerk or. T. S. Jones the Annex Model owned a groceries. Redelsheimer and conducted b again we pass on to the Corner of j Purman is the oldest establish main and South streets and find the its kind in the town and is Law Tore of c. J. Breman at which place de with the purest of drugs am Cines usually kept in an Era Poi this kind. In season the Anne aii extensive Stock of oils and that it receives its share of the ago but few will dispute. Kaj 1 Wak. J. B. Niezer co., has Ashu Complete Stock of hardware found in any store of the Kuula Ana. Their Long exp Ermonee in i has caused the people Tobey Point with t iat Tivey trouble in holding Trad. To extensive Deaiurs a Di-es5id lath shingles Linio and All k building material. Aino Aumi ers of tinware roofing Etc. For All kinds c f carib Iii a a i they Bop ii b he a town was in Itsinie Aner j Lair Dealiar Ami strict a t. Tic i iness built ii a Trade Eliut cab excelled by any liar aware firm enter Csc or. Li., is Trio of. Her i boots and slices Etc., As is stored away of a Large Ware House rated near the in to Small a room. Charley Koc its Kejs a hard via e st rail Road which is filled with crockery Mohing but the Best nud Sells them at Aith our on on a s Mau Sealo h Salt Etc. Also the Only s ave and Hea l figures Itiat no one leaves a it Lieut buy tiny Chiao in Lis Liae that a a ing fac Ory in Tito town and Trio Iii r i ing. In Mill. In the store five clerks Are j next to find j. W. Edwards who Quot. Kept Busy waiting on the Many Custo embarked in Here Loca m a trass who has be a co mers that daily t this place Wenle at Heller building with a com this line of Luln. Or a Zim the factors and mid a number of hands i Stock of or movies dry goods is still homing the fort a Are Given employment. Thei a Are but Joe is Lively in be found at his now rooms in f few men but what will acknowledge Grgetic and by his pleasant manner of onic building with a Over and a it. S. . S wholesale and be tall Stogie is filled with drugs hardware and Vav j the visitor is surprised to Lind such Large Stock of groceries dry Good Ous other articles. Besides Thia Ini that capital is the life of any town and especially when it is expended in Buckl aug up a town As in the Case of Imp. Lied Elsheimer and while Many Are bitterly opposed to him in this place he seems to be travelling Onward and no Ward instead of in the of sposite direction. It is by such men that any town prospers and it is hoped that when they come they will remain. Axi flu est. This store Quot is by far one of the Ait aged in tiie town and is filled with a Stock of dry goods clothing boots shoos and groceries equal to any found in larger places and the extensive Trade Uliey enjoy shows Liat i Roplo know where to buy. Both proprietors Are live business men and by their fair feeding since engaging in business Here they have gained for themselves the Confidence of a regiment of patrons. They have located Here with the express purpose of staying and Aid in building up our town. To Weir is Ore is located on the North West Corner of Ilain and i month streets in a building i Aux to feet which is Packel wit i goods on both sides Aud Down the Center which they Are dealing on to Low figures. As people Are Well aware where to buy is is use Lohs to Quot us t it Tell them. Besides this they have a Largo warehouse in the i o. O. F. Building completely filled with flour crockery Etc. It Ai Ai Cash Stout. This establishment is now located in the Brick building recently purchased by the a proprietors e. J. To h. Stewart of j. B. Worded on the Corner of South and Summit streets. It is equally As Large As any in Tho town and is enjoying an extensive traae considering the Short time since it began business Here. As you enter the building you find a a Well filled room 10 b 22 feet with dry goods notions boots and shoes and on passing through this department you enter a Back room where groceries Are kept while on the second Ioor a Well selected Stoici of clothing is found. Hundreds of i Swidlo flock in and out of the doors of this establishment daily having the indications of extensive business Aud from Trio piles of goods that Are daily received there is no getting around but that the bargain Cash is doing her share in bringing people Here by Selling goods at Low figures and paying High ii rices for produce. Sammiy Rool. Sam l Pool is proprietor of a Gereral merchandise establishment that is a credit to any town and his Trade extends for Many Miles in every direction. He being the oldest merchant in town his Many Yea a dealing with the Farmers Baa merited for him a Trade that stands i broken. Low prices thrown aiding doing business is working up a Large Chi Mer Stock of lur the a Mevs to select from Titan was eve next door East of Edwards is the fore seen in Monroeville. To inv grocery store of Geo. Heiler is of his old customers with the up making preparations to Aid a bakery general to Call and see him. E and restaurant to his business. A Good has a Laryce and a Baker is what Ivion Loevi do has Long King Asci u Bofo wanted and it in lion de that George Mav re a town. It is so a a i. Meet with Success. Chasers of a uni tire can piss t Joseph Lewis is proprietor of a Gro each room and not be a Iii tha sexy and provision store and for the Anion it of Caj vital invested is enjoying a fair Trade. Drugs. H. A. Shank conducts As Woll Rogu Laneil drug store As to found in any town or City a the state the of Monroe Vilic and one that the owner can a Ell feel proud of Henry has by strict attention to business gained the j Confidence if the people and won for him a Large patronage. At his Dace can always be found a fresh Stock of drugs Patent medicines it. To always stands in readiness to 511 per Sci it ions Broucht to him Day or Naglit. It Aro m Tho under Law is it rent. In the b eau be found j. To. Strass v. Ii i. Stock of loaf jewelery. and general notion agent for ail foreign rapers Aud . The Crescent City Farni Turo st an Enterprise tha Lias lately Bee de to the business of Monroe i f. Edwards. As yet i s Stock h ail arrived which prevents a. Giving a Leiwig tiny mention of we Contemplo Tes doing. At prose Lias on hand a Beautiful line of continued on eighth Page. A v hat air ii. a a Loi Pitr Mill Condo cited. By Jolt City. A. Shank , Patelli medicines pails prescriptions Caref Nily comi it Oun it led. Best brands of cig hrs in Tow. Shank s drug store West South Street Monr Cirille. Win \ \ a
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