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Newspaper Clippings for
March, 1930

Antioch News6 March 1930
7 miles northwest of Waukegan,
9 miles east of Antioch,
at Russell, Illinois.
SATURDAY, MAR. 8 -- 1 P.M.
6 tractors, corn planters, corn binders, manure spreaders, sulky cultivators, McCormick drill, culipacker, tractor, disc. -- NASH TRUCK -- NASH SEDAN -- Lots of other machinery, too numerous to mention. All in good shape and nearly new.
WM. L. MURRIE, Prop.
Col. L. J. Slocum, Auctioneer.
Auction Sales Co., Managers

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lucas moved on Monday to the Walter Lucas farm at Wadsworth. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lucas will move to Millburn and occupy the house owned by his mother, Mrs. Peter Strang.

Mr. and Mrs. Dehne and son moved this week to Long Grove, having sold their property to a family from Evanston, who will take possession immediately.

Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Bonner and sons spent Sunday at the S. J. Hook home at Gurnee.

The Misses Vivien Bonner and Alice and Bernice Bauman motored to DeKalb Friday and visited friends Sunday.

Robert and George Achen, Kenosha, spent Saturday and Sunday with their aunt, Mrs. E. A. Martin.

Mr. and Mrs. James Larsen, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Larsen, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Holdridge, and Mrs. Bauman, Sr., Waukegan, spent Wednesday at the Lewis Bauman home.

Mrs. J. S. Denman returned home on Sunday, after spending ten days with her daughter, Alice Denman, who is under quarantine for scarlatina at the C. E Denman home in Gurnee.

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Edwards and children spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. J. Kaluf, Grange Hall.

Antioch News13 March 1930
The Ladies' Aid society will give a home talent entertainment at the church Thursday evening, March 20. There will also be a cafeteria lunch served.

Miss Ella McCredie is on the sick list.

Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Bonner and Geraldine were guests at dinner at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hook at Gurnee Monday evening.

Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Torfin spent Tuesday in Chicago.

C. L. Kutil, Antioch, and Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Gilkerson, Grayslake, spoke at the parent-teachers meeting in the interest of the 4-H club work.

Antioch People Return From Vacations
Spent in Southern Cities
After a delightful jaunt in the South, Mr. and Mrs. Chase Webb have again established residential bonds in Antioch. They spent the greatest shank of the time they were there viewing the scenic possessions of St. Petersburg, Miami, St. Augustine, Palm Beach, and various cities in Cuba. They went via train to Jacksonville and from there across the Gulf State by bus. While in Eau Gallie they were royally entertained by the William Hilebrands, former residents of this city. Mr. Webb reports seeing about twenty-five Antiocheans in Forida and one in Cuba.
Antioch News20 March 1930
Edgar Kerr, wife and daughter, Bloomington, Ill., came Saturday for a short visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Kerr, who celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary on Sunday. The family group, which included Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Kerr, and Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Kerr and Jean, Bloomington, and Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Mitchell and Helen Ann and Ray Kerr and his wife, all of Chicago, were entertained at dinner on Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Weber, Jr., at Sand Lake.

J. M. Cannon was home from the Veterans' hospital at Great Lakes over Sunday. Dr. and Mrs. Weise, Chicago, spent the day with them.

The Ladies' Aid society will give a home talent entertainment at the church Thursday, March 20, at eight o'clock.

Robert Bonner, Jr., entertained fourteen of his little friends on Saturday afternoon in honor of his eighth birthday.

Al Swenson is in a Waukegan hospital where he underwent an operation for appendicitis last Tuesday.

Mrs. Mary Lake, Gurnee, spent last Wednesday with Mrs. H. J. Bonner.

Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Denman and daughters spent Sunday at R. Bonds, Gurnee.

Mrs. Cartano and children returned last week from Monticello, Iowa, where they spent the last four months.

Mrs. R. G. Murrie and Robert and Doris Murrie, Russell, were Sunday callers at the W. M. and C. E. Bonner homes.

Norman Achen, who has spent the winter with his aunt, Mrs. E. A. Martin, returned to his home in Kenosha Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Achen returned from Arizona Wednesday.

Ms. Beck, Evanston, spent Saturday and Sunday with her daughter, Mrs. A. H. Pierstorff.

Mr. and Mrs. George Beaumont and Floyd Beaumont, Kansasville, and Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Adams, Racine, spent Sunday at Robert Bonner's.

The Christian Endeavor business meeting was held at the F. G. Edwards home Friday evening.

Antioch News27 March 1930
The entertainment of Irish songs and readings and cafeteria lunch given by Ladies' Aid last Thursday night was a success; $40 was realized.

The George Strang house, now occupied by Marcus Hoffman, is being torn down by Siver brothers, who will build a bungalow for Mr. Hoffman on the same site.

Mrs. Gladys Ames, Gurnee, spent Wednesday with her aunt, Mrs. J. H. Bonner.

Little Alice Denman returned home Sunday after spending four weeks with her grandparents at Gurnee.

Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Martin spent Monday in Chicago.

Mr. and Mrs. John Kaluf, Grange Hall, spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Frank Edwards.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bonner attended the funeral of Mrs. Adams, Sr., in Racine Friday.

loose clipping, source unknown 31 March 1930
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Edwards and family of Waukegan were Millburn callers Thursday evening.

Due to the stormy weather Francis G. Blair, state superintendent of schools, U. J. Hoffman, state supervisor of rural schools, and T. A. Simpson, county superintendent, were unable to get to the grade school Wednesday for the dedication ceremonies. The school was to receive a superior plate.

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Achen and family of Kenosha wre Sunday callers at the E. A. Martin home.

Mr. and Mrs. F. G. Edwards were callers at the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. Kaluf of Grange hall, Sunday.

The Christian Endeavor society held a social at the Masonic hall Saturday night. After the games, refreshments of ice cream and cake were served.

Webb Edwards of River Forest returned to his home after a week's visit with his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Webb.

The regular monthly business meeting of the Christian Endeavor society will be held Friday night, April 4th at the A. H. Piersdorff home.

Miss Doris Jamison of Milwaukee Downer college is spending a few days at the home of her parents, Dr. and Mrs. H. E. Jamison.

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Atkinson of Great Lakes, called upon Mrs. Eva Alling of Milwaukee, Wis., at the George Edwards home Sunday.

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