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Article from The Daily Evening Reporter, Washington Co., Pa., Fri., Mar. 26, 1881, page unknown:

Advertisement - Morgan & Hargreaves

Local Glances - 

Next week will be devoted to moving. [Note: Was the newspaper office moving?]

The quintette[sic] serenaders[sic] were out last night and rendered some very sweet music.

The Bentleyville camp meeting will commence this year on Friday, August 12, and run over two Sundays.

Dr. W. L. S. Wilson, of Monongahela city[sic], has been appointed Notary Public.

The Jolly Literary club will give an [sic] unique entertainment Friday evening, April 8th.

Farmers have commenced plowing; but as yet, little of that kind of work has been done.

Mr. John Weaver, of Amwell, informs us that two white mulberry trees are growing on his farm --relics of the morus mullicaulis mania.

Rev. Marcus Ormond and family will remove from Burgettstown to Oxford, Ohio, about the middle of April.

"Repentance" will be the topic for thought before the Young People's Prayer meeting, at the M. E. church, Sabbath afternoon next.

D. T. Sample has put up a new board "awning" in front of his new store, nearly opposite the Reporter office.

The twenty-fifth anniversary -- [see anniversaries1.html]

The School Journal notes Carrel [sic] township and California as two districts in this county which have not made any report for last year, and so have not been able to obtain their State money. [Webmaster comment: No much has changed in 100+ years - LOL]

The Pittsburgh Southern Railroad Company... [see railroads_2.htm]

Three fires occurred in Wheeling [WV] on the night of the 25th instant, by which losses were sustained by Henry Craft, Capt. Samuel Mason, James Berry, James Ferguson, G. Mendel & Co., Joseph Kletchley and others.

Mr. Leonard Matthews has sold out his farming interests in Peters township, and removed his family to Washington.  Mr. Matthews intends going to Beaver county to operate a patent well boring machine. Valley [Record??]

The School Directors of Somerset....[rest cut off on the Xerox copy].

 

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