The Winterset Madisonian
Winterset, Madison Co., Iowa
March 23, 1905
On account of bad roads, there was not a large turn out at the Good Roads Association meeting, held on March 15th.
The marriage of Thomas AITCHISON and Miss Zelza SAWHILL, both of Jackson Township, will be solemnized at the SAWHILL home at 7 o'clock this evening, with Rev. W. R. SAWHILL, brother of the bride, officiating
District Court: A new trial was refused Ed MORLEY convicted of breaking and entering, and he was sentenced to 3 years in the penitentiary. His appeal bond was fixed at $1.000.00.
Macksburg: On March 17th, occurred the funeral of Emanuel Berry of the Congregational Church, just northwest of Macksburg, the body being interred at the Kivitt Cemetery.
Macksburg: Tuesday morning, notwithstanding the inclemency of the weather, and the condition of the roads, the Mayor, J. H. BEAMER, in company with Miss Rena JOHNSON, our efficient milliner, drove to Winterset, where they were married.
News has been received here of the death of Dolphin HUTCHINGS at Indianapolis, Indiana. He was the father of John HUTCHINGS, who was so well known here. he was 89 years old and was the last of a family of 14 of which Joseph was one.
Married at the Arcade hotel, March 22nd, Miss Tressie CLEMENTS, of Macksburg, to Melvin R. Huston, of Monroe Township, by the Rev. Fred BERRY.
Union Township: On Monday afternoon, at the U. B. Church, occurred the funeral of William BANKER, of Adel, formerly of Jefferson Township.
Mrs. REHARD filed information against Lee ATCHISON, charging him with inebriacy. Evidence was heard and the court indicated it would send him to the inebriate asylum. Mr. ATCHISON had no attorney to represent him and could not procure one. He therefore asked the judge to appoint one for him. He was told that the law does not contain a provision of this kind and it was refused.
Proof of Will: Samuel A. ROSS
Married at the Baptist parsonage, William E. HENDDRICKS, of Union Township and Edna A. Brown, of Douglas Township, on Tuesday evening, March 21st.
Pitzer: Mr. & Mrs. William FORBES received a telegram from Illinois announcing the sudden death of Mr. BIRKLEHAUGH, Mrs. FORBES'S father.
Married at the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. John LITTON, was Miss Retta LITTON, of Winterset, to Mr. Charles H. WICKS of Pitzer. The ceremony was performed at 2 o'clock p.m., March 22nd, by the Rev. Fred BERRY. They will make their home near Pitzer.
Penn Township: August BLOOMQUIST'S little child died last Sunday.
Mr. & Mrs. D. P. ZONDERMAN are rejoicing over the arrival of a 10 pound boy, born Saturday, the 18th,
The marriage of John C. SAWHILL, of Jackson Township, and Miss Flora LEDLIE, was solemnized at the bride's home in Carlisle, Iowa, at high noon on Wednesday, the 22nd. Rev. W. R. SAWHILL, of Washington, and Rev. J. D. GRAHAM, of Carlisle officiating.
Married at Ross CORNMAN'S, on March 20th, M. E. CROSSLEY and Miss Etta TROTTER, both of Patterson, with R. W. MATHENY officiating.
Last Sunday evening, at the home of John MCKEE, occurred the marriage of V. P. GUTHRIE, son of Dr. GUTHRIE and Miss Effie MCKEE.