125 Years Ago
Ice Cream Social Planned
June 16, 2022
Herald of June 17, 1897
The thermometer and calendar have forgotten their old grudge and are now back together again.
The primaries on Saturday passed off without any special excitement, although there seemed to be a little sport on the horizon, just enough to bring the workers to the front. But the moon came up as before.
Brother Whitman, like Sampson, has been shorn of his locks. That beard has departed and now he wears a big, round, smooth face.
Our Lutheran brethren will hold a social on Friday and Saturday evenings. On Saturday evening our Methodist brethren will have an ice-cream and strawberry festival. Thus you can have either Lutheran or Methodist cream. Pay your money and take your chance.
Thieves entered S. H. Isenberg’s mill at Royer and got away with a considerable amount of goods. One thousand cigars, tobacco and many groceries were taken. Mr. Isenberg was offering a reward of $25 for information.