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  • Hoffman, Phillip
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Phillip Hoffmann, 512 Ridge road, Wilmette, was born in 1863, in the old Hoffmann homestead, which still stands at 204 Ridge road, only a few blocks from his present home. Early in life Mr. Hnffmann and his brother, John A., 1922 Wilmette avenue, two years younger, formed a partnership and ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Phillip Hoffmann, 512 Ridge road, Wilmette, was born in 1863, in the old Hoffmann homestead, which still stands at 204 Ridge road, only a few blocks from his present home. ...
  • Hartmann, Henry
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     Henry Hartmann, 537 Illinois road, Wilmette, is another native New Trier resident whose memory runs back to the early days when the North Shore was virgin forest, and neighbors few and far between. He was born on October 1, 1867, in the same house in which he now lives and ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   Henry Hartmann, 537 Illinois road, Wilmette, is another native New Trier resident whose memory runs back to the early days when the North Shore was virgin forest, and neighbors few ...
  • First West Side School
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Feb 1935, 4B     Photograph of Wilmette's first west side school house. The picture is of a building that stood on the site of the present Logan school at 1406 Central avenue. Among the pupils who attended the school, taught by Miss Morbach, were W. H. Zibble, the May children, the Ludlow children, the ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Feb 1935, 4B   Photograph of Wilmette's first west side school house. The picture is of a building that stood on the site of the present Logan school at 1406 Central avenue. Among the ...
  • Representative [Bernice T.] Van der Vries Shows House She Means Business
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Feb 1935, 4B     Mrs. Bernice T. Van der Vries, of 968 Pine street, Winnetka, is a newly elected representative to the Illiois Seventh Senatorial district ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Feb 1935, 4B   Mrs. Bernice T. Van der Vries, of 968 Pine street, Winnetka, is a newly elected representative to the Illiois Seventh Senatorial district ...
  • Buck Auction is Hailed as Great Success
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Feb 1935, 4A     About 2,000 villagers crowded the auditorium of the Masonic Temple last Monday night to participate in the Big Buck Auction sale sponsored by the Wilmette Chamber of Commerce Poor quality photograph in microfilm. Photograph shows array of merchandise provided for the bidders at last Monday night's Buck Auction. Left to ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Feb 1935, 4A   About 2,000 villagers crowded the auditorium of the Masonic Temple last Monday night to participate in the Big Buck Auction sale sponsored by the Wilmette Chamber of Commerce Poor quality ...
  • Elected to Deru [Charles F. Southward, Jr.]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 May 1933, p. 8     Charles F. Southward, Jr., 306 Oxford road, Kenilworth, elected to Deru, senior honor society at Northwestern University. He and Miss Jane Whitaker of Evanston were in charge of Northwestern's Homecoming program last autumn. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 May 1933, p. 8   Charles F. Southward, Jr., 306 Oxford road, Kenilworth, elected to Deru, senior honor society at Northwestern University. He and Miss Jane Whitaker of Evanston were in charge of Northwestern's Homecoming ...
  • In Daisy Chain [Dorothy Darby]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 30     Miss Dorothoy Darby of Winnetka chosen by Vassar College to carry the daisy chain this year. Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Darby of 509 Elder Lane. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 30   Miss Dorothoy Darby of Winnetka chosen by Vassar College to carry the daisy chain this year. Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Darby of 509 Elder Lane. ...
  • Utah Town Sends Champion Band from Greatest Distance
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 50     Carbon County High School Band from Price, Utah, taking part in the national contest in Evanston. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Jun 1933, p. 50   Carbon County High School Band from Price, Utah, taking part in the national contest in Evanston. ...
  • Doll Chairman [Virginia Sandberg]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Dec 1933, p. 12     University of Illinoiis student, Virginia Sandberg of Glencoe, is chairman of the Y.W.C.A. doll show to be held December 16. The dolls will be sent to the poor children at the Association House, 2150 West North Avenue, Chicago, as Christmas gifts. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Dec 1933, p. 12   University of Illinoiis student, Virginia Sandberg of Glencoe, is chairman of the Y.W.C.A. doll show to be held December 16. The dolls will be sent to the poor children at ...
  • Anniversaries: Mr. and Mrs. Anton Schneider
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Nov 1937, p. 64     The 45th anniversary of the marriage of Mr. and Mrs. Anton Schneider, 3025 Glenview road, was observed Sunday, Nov. 21, 1937, with a family reunion and dinner. Their sons are as follows: Joseph, Philip and Anton, Jr., all of Wilmette; Lawrence of Glenview and Adolph of Evaston. The daughters are ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Nov 1937, p. 64   The 45th anniversary of the marriage of Mr. and Mrs. Anton Schneider, 3025 Glenview road, was observed Sunday, Nov. 21, 1937, with a family reunion and dinner. Their sons are ...
  • Weddings: Agnes Biesemeier and Virgil Sleight
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jun 1931, p. 25     Miss Agnes Beisemeier, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. F. Beisemeier, 804 Central Avenue, Wilmette, and Virgil Sleight, son of Dr. and Mrs. George Sleight of Lake Forest, were married on Friday morning, June 12, at the bride's home by the Rev. K. A. Roth. Photograph of the bride...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Jun 1931, p. 25   Miss Agnes Beisemeier, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. F. Beisemeier, 804 Central Avenue, Wilmette, and Virgil Sleight, son of Dr. and Mrs. George Sleight of Lake Forest, were ...
  • Schaefer, Joan
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 10 Aug 1939, p. 5. Date of Event: 6 Aug 1939     Girl Is Shot Through Head; Recovery seen
    Neighbor Admits Firing Rifle at Squirrel at Time of Accident; Released on Bond

    Joan Schaefer, 9 years old, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Al M. Schaefer, 1501 Washington avenue, was shot through the head at 6 o'clock Sunday evening, as ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 10 Aug 1939, p. 5. Date of Event: 6 Aug 1939   Girl Is Shot Through Head; Recovery seen
    Neighbor Admits Firing Rifle at Squirrel at Time of Accident; Released on Bond

    Joan Schaefer, 9 years old, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. ...
  • Prouty, Mary B.
    Genealogical ResourceImageNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     photograph p.24...
    Genealogical ResourceImageNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   photograph p.24...
  • Aviatrix [Janet Mayhercy]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 27     Janet Mayhercy, 21, 108 Third street, Wilmette, "soloed" at the Curtiss Field last Sunday. ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 27   Janet Mayhercy, 21, 108 Third street, Wilmette, "soloed" at the Curtiss Field last Sunday. ...
  • Young airmen
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 29     Patrick J. Sweeney in charge of the model airplne shop at 1124 Central Avenue, Wilmette, formerly operated by G. M. Lasher. Sweeney will also keep his establishment at 4805 Broadway in Chicago. He is president of the Central Gas Model-plane Society of which a former resident, Sterling Harper, 5309 Winthrop ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 29   Patrick J. Sweeney in charge of the model airplne shop at 1124 Central Avenue, Wilmette, formerly operated by G. M. Lasher. Sweeney will also keep his establishment at 4805 Broadway ...
  • Weddings: Hazel Kraft and Arthur L. Eilers
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 36     Mrs. Arthur L. Eilers, the former Hazel Kraft of Wilmette, and Mr. Eilers will be at home in Chicago after January 15 following a motor trip in the south. Their wedding took place December 29, 1937 at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Kraft, 1236 ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 36   Mrs. Arthur L. Eilers, the former Hazel Kraft of Wilmette, and Mr. Eilers will be at home in Chicago after January 15 following a motor trip in the south. Their ...
  • Who said it's winter?
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 52     Miss Claudia Eckert, instructor in physical education in the Wilmette public schools, chats with companions in Miami where she gave a swimming exhibition during the Christmas holidays. photo Miss Claudia Eckert...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 52   Miss Claudia Eckert, instructor in physical education in the Wilmette public schools, chats with companions in Miami where she gave a swimming exhibition during the Christmas holidays. photo Miss Claudia ...
  • New church chapter [St. Augustine's Episcopal Church]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 50     Brotherhood of St. Andrew group recently organized at St. Augustine's Episcopal Church photo James Walworth, David Walworth, Bob Thybony, David Leach, Chuck Haley and Paul Clauson...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 50   Brotherhood of St. Andrew group recently organized at St. Augustine's Episcopal Church photo James Walworth, David Walworth, Bob Thybony, David Leach, Chuck Haley and Paul Clauson...
  • Engagements: Frances Carolyn Payne and Karl Vincent Rohlen
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 32     At a New Year's day tea at their home, 480 Willow Road, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Warren Payne announced the engagement of their daughter, Frances Carolyn, to Karl Vincent Rohlen, son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Arthur Rohlen of Rockford. No date has been set for the wedding. Assisting at ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 32   At a New Year's day tea at their home, 480 Willow Road, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Warren Payne announced the engagement of their daughter, Frances Carolyn, to Karl Vincent Rohlen, ...
  • Weddings: Jane Huebner and Paul Carpenter Hosking
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 32     Mrs. Paul Carpenter Hosking, the former Jane Huebner of Evanston, was photographed just after her wedding Wednesday afternoon of last week in the Georgian hotel. For her marriage to the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard T. Hosking of Wilmette, the bride wore an ivory velvet dress with elbow length ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Jan 1938, p. 32   Mrs. Paul Carpenter Hosking, the former Jane Huebner of Evanston, was photographed just after her wedding Wednesday afternoon of last week in the Georgian hotel. For her marriage to the ...
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