Short News Items from 1952

Charles Pollut Jr. is convalescing at his home on Eleventh Street [Palisades Park] following a tonsillectomy at Holy Name Hospital. (Bergen Evening Record, February 16, 1952)

Mr. and Mrs. Veryl Palmer, of Flint, returned to their farm home Tuesday evening, to spend a few days vacation here. (Clare Sentinel, May 9, 1952)

Mr. and Mrs. Lester Walling and four daughters, Mary Ellen Law, Christina Law, Sharon and Shirley Walling, are new Sunrise residents who lived for the past year in Brownsville and who previous to that were at Nebraska City, Neb. Christina was a boarding student at St. Mary’s Academy during the last year. Walling is a logging truck operator who is employed by Maloney and Chambers. Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Antrim took the Nebraska people to Newport. (Albany Democrat-Herald, July 2, 1952)

Short News Items from 1950

Mr. and Mrs. Duane Rorick of Washington, D.C., left Monday following a short visit here with the former’s sister, Mrs. C.C. Schafer and family. (Farmer City Journal, July 13, 1950)

Mr. and Mrs. Veryl Palmer and son, George, of Flint, spent the Fourth vacation at their home here. (Clare Sentinel, July 7, 1950)

Mrs. C.C. Schafer and Lynn left yesterday noon for New London, Conn., for a two weeks vacation with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Bromley. (Farmer City Journal, July 13, 1950)

Short News Items from 1923

Johnnie Wallace, who is attending Gallaudet College at Washington, D.C., writes that he is out of the basket ball playing this season on account of a badly sprained ankle and a broken bone under the arch of his right foot, caused by playing foot ball. (Nezperce Herald, January 18, 1923)

Mrs. William Moore Rorick of Detroit is visiting in the Lucien Mueller home while her daughter, Mrs. Mueller, is in the Decatur and Macon County hospital. (Decatur Herald and Review, March 11, 1923)

Mr. and Mrs. L.J. Sutton, Marion Sutton and Mrs. Ellen Rogers spent Thursday afternoon with their daughter and niece, Mrs. Mattie Brodt. (Oxford Leader, March 23, 1923)

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Short News Items from 1912

Marion Sutton is with his sister in Detroit in the grip of his old enemy, rheumatism. (Oxford Leader, March 8, 1912)

Mrs. Winnie Fischer, nee Winnie Palmer, of Grayling was called here this week by the severe illness of her brother, Veryl. She was accompanied by her husband. (Clare Sentinel, March 29, 1912)

Mr. George Walling, of Clackamas County, has been troubled recently with thieves. The first was a large panther, which visited his farm on Saturday night and began to make sad havoc among a flock of fine sheep. The varmint was soon killed by Mr. W. and by this time we suppose it has a place in Buchtel & Cardwell’s cabinet of curiosities. The next thief was a two-legged one, who entered the house and appropriated several articles of clothing, etc., of not much value, however. Mr. Walling did not succeed in capturing the last-named “varmint.” (Portland Oregonian, April 24, 1912)

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Short News Items from 1909

Miss Edythe Myers is spending a week with her uncle, Mr. Scott Rochelle of Black Lick. (Columbus Sunday Dispatch, March 28, 1909)

Charles Palmer cut his hand severely while working at the mill. (Clare Sentinel, May 14, 1909)

Mr. and Mrs. Bert Walling are the guests of Mrs. Fannie Walling in Lodi. (Oakland Tribune, May 26, 1909)

Mr. and Mrs. Emmet Van Sickle, of Port Jervis, N.Y., and Earl Leppert, of Little Falls, N.Y., have been guests at the home of Charles Van Sickle, of Warren street. (Pittston Gazette, June 2, 1909)

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J.E. Palmer Life Resident

Jesse E. Palmer, 75, the son of George W. and Allie Van Fleet Palmer, was born January 11, 1889, in Farwell.  He received his education in the old Farwell School, where the Palmer family has had continuous attendance in this school and the new school for 70 years.

His early years were spent in the grocery business with his father, which included horse-drawn wagon service to Gilmore and Nottawa Townships.

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Short News Items from 1906

The foundation work on the Rorick cottage being built on Pacific street is about complete and the frame will be going up on the first of the week. (Oceanside Blade, April 21, 1906)

A.V. And Earl McCarty returned Tuesday from their trip across Salmon river and report a very pleasant time while away. (Camas Prairie Chronicle, August 3, 1906)

Mrs. Rorick and Anna departed last week for Chicago where Anna will enter the Ziegfeld Musical college. (Anamosa Journal, August 30, 1906)

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Short News Items from 1897

Saturday the wind was on a tear in Grand Dalles as well as here. The 6-year-old daughter of Mr. Rorick attempted to go to a point a short distance from the house, when the wind caught her and carried her over a bluff. Her face was quite badly cut, and her left fore arm broken, or rather bent in what is known as a “green-stick” fracture. (The Dalles Daily Chronicle, April 12, 1897)

Miss Hattie Palmer returned home Sunday after a week’s absence in New Haven. (Clare Sentinel, April 16, 1897)

Miss Grace Palmer began teaching the spring term in the Randall school, Monday. (Clare Sentinel, April 16, 1897)

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