The Rooks County Democrat
The Rooks County Democrat
Contributed by Gloria_Lester

Description: Miscellaneous News

Date: October 7 1886

Newspaper published in: Stockton

Local Department

Butter is very scarce.

Mrs. Joe RILEY, is quite sick.

An infant son of Jake SHIRLEY is sick.

Fred NEWEL threshed his wheat last week.

The city dads held a meeting Monday night.

For a nice job work go to the DEMOCRAT office.

T. J. HEWITT, of Garden City, Mo., is carpentering in Stockton.

Attend the meeting at the opera house next Sunday afternoon.

If you want to read the news, pay $1.50 for the DEMOCRAT one year.

Now is the time to subscribe for the DEMOCRAT. Four months for 50 cents.

The amusement season in Stockton will be opened next week at the opera


Dr. ROBBINS is treating a case of typhoid fever. Mrs. S. G. MICKEL is the


Stockton Post, No. 76, Grand Army of the Republic, held a regular meeting

last Saturday night.

Fred ST. JOHN has secured a situation with a Chicago house, and starts

out this week to sell cigars and tea.

Remember the Plainville fair October 12th, 13th and 14th. We hope that a

goodly number of our people will attend.


W. H. BARNES went to Corning today.

J. R. SKIRVIN, of Plainville, called on us yesterday.

Bert NEWELL came back to Kansas last Friday night.

Rev. Father PUJOS, of Plainville, was in town Monday.

C. W. SMITH returned home form Lawrence last Friday night.

Mrs. A. L. THOMAS left last Saturday for Kansas City on a visit.

J. F. MULLANEY, real estate agent of Webster, was in town Saturday.

Robert POMEROY will remove to Hemingford, Nebraska, in a couple of weeks.

C. P. DUNAWAY was called to Clay Centre last Friday night by a telegram

from his wife who is very sick.

Louis BIGGE left Saturday morning for St. Louis, where he goes to attend

the great State Fair and Exposition.

Mrs. G. S. BARNES came over from Plainville Monday evening to see her

sister, Mrs. J. J. RILEY, who is quite ill with brain fever.

Miss Lottie HOWARD, who was adjudged insane and sent to the asylum at

Topeka last spring, returned home last night fully recovered.

We noticed the genial Bob STEPHENS of Woodston, on our streets last

Saturday. Bob has great faith in the future prosperity of Woodston.

Jimmy SARVER, a postal clerk on the Santa Fe, who has been visiting the

"old folks at home" here, left for his post of duty last Monday.

Submitted: 04/23/05

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