120 Years Ago (1897)
Wednesday, February 01, 2017 6:00 AM
At the monthly stock fair, cows were in good demand and prices ranged from $25 to $35.
Herman Schmidt of Blakeley purchased the 160-acre farm of the Michael O’Neill estate for $4,500.
Mrs. Margaret Savage sold her 160-acre farm in Belle Plaine Township to Barlet and Peter Schoenecker for $5,000.
Peter Arndt presented a petition to the borough council with 58 signers asking for a new fire bell. The council replied that if Mr. Arndt would collect a dollar from each of the signers the bell would be ordered.