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Fort Wayne Weekly Breeze (Newspaper) - May 17, 2012, Fort Wayne, Indiana 0ekly Independent in All things Neutral in old series vol. Xix. No. 7.moneoev�lle,. Allen co., ind., thtjesday., May 17th, 1888. New series vol v. Iso. Zicca. 30.10.1103-, a Tveight socials Are the latest. A Dellios Ohio has struck another Gas Well. I Arwadi taper Clown to g cts per Roll at m. . A a. W. Smith shipped a car Load of hogs monday last. A a Large acreage of Corn will be planted this season kind of Straw and stiff hats at a redels Wieimer s Model store. A everybody is Busy and no complaint of hard times. A a Good Wall paper from g to 25 cts Par Roll at is. Strass. A John a. Tones to Aie informed is putting out forty acres of Cora. New lot of Cloflin Iii just received at la Eckels Heizier a Model store. A considerable property has changed lands within the past two weeks. A almost every election in Ohio towns re tilt in favor of local option. A Madam Kumor says that a Dondle wedding will soon come to pass at this place. A Jake Coly i and family now occupy their new Home on we st South Street. A Gire travelling swindlers the cold should or and always patronize your Home merch ants. Fit Quot fresh smoked hams dried beef and sausage at grahams meat Market a John pillars wife and two children Are visiting relatives at Warsaw ind., this week. A when walking on Quot West South Street notice the new wrinkle j. Colder has in a gilding fences. A drs Hellar and bord astarte 1 out in the Road monday Selling Dickerson s a him of a now is the time to buy Wall paper m. Strass has reduced his i rices Down to 6 cents per Roll. A it is rumoured that should e. Finan resign As councilman Quot we. O Brien is to fill the place. In. H. Whittern has the plastering of his new dwelling House erected last fall nearly completed. A a the jewel gasoline stove sold at redelsheimer s Fodel Stobe is the Best in the Market. One and All Are incited to attend the Jef. E. Mite to Morrow evening at the residence of w. P. Smith. A a. Atchinson of Convoy Ohio was in town the fore part of this week the guest of his brother. Milliard. A a Quot Wall paper lower than any other place at m. Strass Only 6 cents per loll Best Gilt paper 25 cts. A cold wave the fore part of this a week caused the bringing out of mittens and Over Coats once More. A a. A. R. Post held their first Meef a big in their new quarters monday night and All seemed Well pleased. A slight Frost last saturday night but old prophets say that we will have a More severe one the last Day of May. A owing to the exceeding hard times e. E. Bolyard has been Given a Lay off As agent for the Empire Binder company. A slight change made in the time of arriving and departing of trains at this station a went into effect last sunday. A by the fall of a Large stick of Timber at the elevator tuesday morning several of Tho workmen narrowly escaped being crushed beneath it. A if wind would sink Gas Wells and bring new rail roads to this place we woul have them in less time than it takes to have this item to appear in print. A a some of the awnings in this place Are entirely too Low they should to High enough so that silk hat dudes would pass beneath them without causing so much trouble in grasping for their High crowned half bushels. A local option Laws fussed in Ohio is causing Many German Farmers to sell out and seek other places of abode. Quot the German loves his Glass of Beer. The lancet s foaming fizz is Minsio of his tent near. And hell seek a Home in subscribe for the Breeze and make your Home Happy. Red. Clause Jar sex Deputy sheriff was in town tuesday. A a. T. Baker has purchased a new Barber chair for his shop. A a. Waterman is Kreidt Busy ranking and removing old buildings. A a. A. Waterman is kept buy raising and re moving old buildings. In j he largest Stock of shoes in town is at redelsheimer s Model store. A a. P. Smith Lias severed his position As Timber buyer for h. Haves pm. Haley is convinced that it is expensive to open a watch with a knife. A Hayes Mill will be put in motion monday after a stand still of two weeks a we. Highlen. Of Smiley Ohio spent last sunday with friends in Jefferson to. A failure in the wheat crop causes the Scales of reaper s to be rather Slack this season. A mrs. Leiter and daughter May left for Ann Arbor Michigan last Fri Day evening. A mrs. S. A Wass returned Home yes Tei Day from a two weeks i amp it with relatives in Ohio. The Northern Indiana editorial association will hold its annual meeting in june at Goshen. A Keal estate is going up in this place. It is owing to Many improvements that have been made. A Lewis May has purchased a vacant lot on Mulberry Sti get and will erect a Brick dwelling House thereon. A Monroeville band is rehearsing several Beautiful new pieces of music for decoration Day Cert monies. A John seame Snider. Who has been visiting relatives in Missouri and Kansas returned Home last Friday. A a Meese has resigned his position in Atchinson s Barber shop and 4he vacancy has been supplied by h. Merchant. A miss Lura Douglas a Auchter of Rev. A. J. And mrs. Douglas is in town visit ing her Many friends and old school mates. A Indiana has now about 120running Gas Wells which produces Over 300,000-000 cubic feet of Gas in Twenty four hours. A the Central House is Well patronized by boarders and the number of transient customers each Day is truly wonderful. A Henry Miller has remodeler his meat Market and in addition has placed a Stock of groceries and provisions therein. A fish seem to be More plenteous in Flat Bock this season than for years and each a some very Fine specimens have been caught. I miss Mamie Loughlin is prepared to do first class dross making. Ladies who wish sewing done will receive prompt attention. A Geo. Lallement for the past year Butcher for h. Miller and s. Graham has gone to it. Wayne to accept a similar position with h. Rich a or. And mrs. John Nail and or. And mrs. Bearman of Jefferson township were the guests of we. Dicker son of near this place sunday last. All s Well that ends Well said the Lioniel Man As he covered his red hair with a new hat purchased from the new Stock at redelsheimer s Model store. A candidates Are slowly crawling around among the grangers some Are rather timid however As things have changed somewhat since last Campaign. A lutheran mite was hold at the residence of Nathaniel Scott last Friday evening. A Large crowd was present although the weather was not very favourable. A the depot at Maples has been remodeler and Many other improvements have been made in that place which adds wond a fully to the appearance As a thriving Village. A lion Orville citizens will Tarn out in Large numbers on decoration Day invite your friends to come out and take part in the exercises in Honor of tha departed heroes a the Pittsburg pay car will pass through Here to Day. A prof. Munger paid our neighbouring town of Maples a visit last Friday. A James Nrman has resigned his position As runner for Wile amp Bros of it. Wayne. Tow at redelsheimer s Model store can be found the most desirable styles in Wall paper. All grades prices Low Monroeville is a rapidly growing and prosperous town and every citizen lion old serve As a committee to Tell their friends acquaintances and strangers about it. A fort Wayne has a group of Young men they term a base Ball club but As in years gone by the boys Are retaining the reputation of securing a defeat each time. A Geo. Docter the Blacksmith has secured the services of Athirst class Wagon maker from it. Wayne and is nil a pre pure Ltd to do new work and repairing of Short notice. A in the absence of j. B. Parker attending the Inni Ial meeting of the i. O. O. F., grand Lodge at India Naoo a his place at the water House is being tilled by his son in Law d. Potts. A a. B. Mundorff is still adding improvements to his residence property recently purchased of mrs. Leiter in Tho Way of a Brick foundation beneath the House and a new picket Fence. A it is no wonder and we Don t blame them that men stay out late at Niglis. Enjoying themselves. The Petticoat population have of Lato inane rated parties at which no Man is invited. £3the ladies of he lutheran Church will hold a festival at the g. A. E. Hall thursday june 7th, 1888. A cordial invitation is extended to All. Strawberries and ice Cream will be furnished. Mph n Tiuman to House and lot occupied by bad or miss Maggie Eyanson. Bord win remove to the property recently Purchase i on the North Side now occupied by mrs. Stevens. A mrs. M. E. Argo entertained a Large crowd of lady friends at her Oak Grove residence last Friday. It was a Beautiful Day and it was a pleasant event for All who had the pleasure of being present. A with the exception of the amount due upon a fire engine our town is in City flue store h. A. Shank pharmacist. Riffs Pat cot medicines pairits ii prescriptions carefully co nip hide Ltd. Best brands of cigars in in 5 Slinks drug store it West Sontz. Street Monroe Viljo a Strass . Also Dea Ler Inlall kinds of furniture a i pm de coat tini so Xool dec Oasis Cind. Sta.tioxxer3r. Tirely out of debt. While this is a fact there is twice that amount due the town in delinquent tax and Side walk claims which should be collected. A Monroeville has a number of big Days in store for the approaching three months among which is decoration Day the dedication of the new i. O. O. F., cemetery fourth of july and Thela Jug of the Corner Stone and dedicating of he new Catholic Church. Pm. B. Knouse was considerably surprised one evening last week while at the station upon seeing his wife and family alight from the train mrs. Knouse left some three weeks ago for Ohio where she expected to remain during the summer visiting relatives. A miss Nannie Lewis is getting up a summer subscription school. As Many As can Shoum favor her with one or More pupils As in the care of the Young lady your children Are better oif than racing the streets learning to curse Chew and smoke tobacco and a Manj instances steal. A past grand master Enoch Cox of fort Wayne has been secured As orator of the Day on the occasion of dedicating and decorating the new i. O. O. Cemetery june 8th. Or. Cox will be remembered As the gentleman who delivered the eloquent address in behalf of Odd Fellowship at the m. E. Church last year. A number of lodges from neighbouring towns and cities will be Here on the above named occasion. Pc. W. Peckham the new marshal is a Man Well fitted for the place and one who is in favor of peace and sobriety but As to How faithfully he will discharge the duties of his of Bce is at Perment untold. It is hoped however that he my receive the approval of All Law abiding citizens in whatever act he May do that is Law fill in keeping peace and quietness up Ltd our Street ii and Cit condemnation in has been practice re heretofore. space belongs to c. W. Eol undertaker and Lutat and will be occur de to promptly Day or night. Hearse furnished when desired. Also dealer to and manufacturer. A of All kinds of pied next week by his advertisement. Repairing saw filing &c., amp a. Finest and largest Stock of picture frames and moulding Call and examine my goods at the cresent store Monroeville. Ind Sil having opened up a 13out and shoe shop i am now prepared to do either repairing or make new work to order on Sciort notice nud at reasonable . Call on me at my shop in Mnew build into of Mulberry Street. A a in . , Inaita. Contractors and builders. The undersigned having formed a Copartnership we Are prepared to take contracts the coming season in Brick and Stone work. Estimates for build it Ings furnished promptly of application. Prices at the very lowest figures and Stit i faction guaranteed. Call on or a a Dresh mat a , Ike. Watch for it. It will pay , feed amp Sale Stitle , ind. O a the Best of Rijs at rates i Sample wagons and buggies Lor com Leroial travel is. Horses boarded by the Day or week. 3tibe on South Street mfg Izab amp my in

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