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  • Toloff Pictures Awarded Silver Cup
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Aug 1929, p. 14     Three portrait studies by J. D. Toloff won first place and the Martha Pike Holling silver cup in an exhibit of oil painted photographs at the annual convention of the photographers of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana held at Cedar Point, Ohio, last week. Miss Sally Gale of the Toloff studio ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Aug 1929, p. 14   Three portrait studies by J. D. Toloff won first place and the Martha Pike Holling silver cup in an exhibit of oil painted photographs at the annual convention of the ...
  • Board member dies [Homer H. Johnson]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Mar 1929, p. 20     Homer H. Johnson, of Kenilworth, a member of the board of education of the Joseph Sears school, died of a heart attack in his Chicago office Thursday, March 21. Mr. Johnson was president of the Johnson Oil Refining company. His widow, Mrs. Laverne Horton Johnson, and six children, Ruth, Prudence, ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Mar 1929, p. 20   Homer H. Johnson, of Kenilworth, a member of the board of education of the Joseph Sears school, died of a heart attack in his Chicago office Thursday, March 21. Mr. ...
  • Claimed by death [Elmer E. Adams]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Oct 1929, p. 57     Elmer E. Adams, a resident of Winnetka since 1898, founder of the Adams Pharmacy in that village and Winnetka postmaster under Presidents Taft, Harding and Coolidge prior to 1927 when he retired from service, passed away last Wednesday morning at the age of 64 years. Funeral rites will be held ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Oct 1929, p. 57   Elmer E. Adams, a resident of Winnetka since 1898, founder of the Adams Pharmacy in that village and Winnetka postmaster under Presidents Taft, Harding and Coolidge prior to 1927 when ...
  • War secretary dies [James W. Good]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Nov 1929, p. 8     Photo of James Good...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Nov 1929, p. 8   Photo of James Good...
  • Taken by death [Howard Bowen]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Dec 1929, p. 15     Obituary for Howard Bowen on page 9...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Dec 1929, p. 15   Obituary for Howard Bowen on page 9...
  • Weds on June 29 [Nellie Gibbs]
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Jun 1929, p. 13     Saturday afternoon, June 29, at 4 o'clock, at the church of the Holy Comforter in Kenilworth, Miss Nellie Gibbs of Wilmette, will become the bride of Ellis R. Jones, son of Mr. and Mrs Robert R. Jones, also of Wilmette. The wedding reception will follow at the Kenilworth Club....
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Jun 1929, p. 13   Saturday afternoon, June 29, at 4 o'clock, at the church of the Holy Comforter in Kenilworth, Miss Nellie Gibbs of Wilmette, will become the bride of Ellis R. Jones, son ...
  • Recent Bride [Frances Anhalt]
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Mar 1929, p. 48     Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Anhalt, 1625 Spencer Avenue, announce the marriage of their daughter, Frances, to William Payne, son of Mrs. Helen Payne, 221 Wood Court, on Saturday morning, February 9, at St. Joseph's Church. The maid of honor was Miss Dorothy Baker of Wilmette, and bridesmaids were Miss ...
    NewspaperImageTextGenealogical Resource  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Mar 1929, p. 48   Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Anhalt, 1625 Spencer Avenue, announce the marriage of their daughter, Frances, to William Payne, son of Mrs. Helen Payne, 221 Wood Court, on Saturday morning, ...
  • Adams, Elmer E. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceImageNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 11 Oct 1929, p. 57     Elmer E. Adams, a resident of Winnetka since 1898, founder of the Adams Pharmacy in that village and Winnetka postmaster under Presidents Taft, Harding and Coolidge prior to 1927 when he retired from service, passed away last Wednesday morning at the age of 64 years. Funeral rites will be held ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 11 Oct 1929, p. 57   Elmer E. Adams, a resident of Winnetka since 1898, founder of the Adams Pharmacy in that village and Winnetka postmaster under Presidents Taft, Harding and Coolidge prior to 1927 when ...
  • Bowen, Howard (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 20 Dec 1929, p. 15. Date of Event: 12 Dec 1929     Howard Bowen, Wilmette building commissioner since early in 1927 and a well known Chicago and north shore architect, passed away suddenly at his home, 1215 Elmwood avenue, Wilmette, Thursday, December 12. Mr. Bowen designed the Wilmette Baptist church and "The Chimneys," Winnetka apartment and ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 20 Dec 1929, p. 15. Date of Event: 12 Dec 1929   Howard Bowen, Wilmette building commissioner since early in 1927 and a well known Chicago and north shore architect, passed away suddenly at his home, 1215 Elmwood avenue, Wilmette, Thursday, December ...
  • "Miralago" opens: Dell Coon and his orchestra to welcome guests to formal opening of new ballroom tonight
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Jul 1929, 2A     ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 12 Jul 1929, 2A   ...
  • Sale of House to Negroes not a Baird-Warner deal
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Jun 1929, p. 57     Sale of 786 Locust road to "colored family" not responsibility of Baird and Warner; property sold to robert J. Smith of Chicago who resold the property at a profit; neighbors protesting ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Jun 1929, p. 57   Sale of 786 Locust road to "colored family" not responsibility of Baird and Warner; property sold to robert J. Smith of Chicago who resold the property at a profit; neighbors ...
  • Pauline Pettibone presents pupils in recital June 17
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Jun 1929, p. 31     ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Jun 1929, p. 31   ...
  • Boy killed by car: Donald Miller, 7, fatally injured Wednesday; Ralph White, 6, suffers broken leg, arm in second accident
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Oct 1929, p. 4     Donald Miller, seven year old son of John J. Miller, 1730 Washington Avenue, was injured fatally late Wednesday afternoon, October 9, when he was struck by an automobile driven by Lawrence McHale, 16, of 1749 Highland avenue, Wilmette. Another near tragedy of a similar nature occurred Saturday,October 12 when Ralph ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 18 Oct 1929, p. 4   Donald Miller, seven year old son of John J. Miller, 1730 Washington Avenue, was injured fatally late Wednesday afternoon, October 9, when he was struck by an automobile driven by ...
  • Librarian Gives Sample Sentences from Newer Books
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jul 1929, p. 14     Miss Anne L. Whitmack has been preparing from week to week sample sentences from books in the Wilmette Public Library and submitting them to readers of the Wilmette Life. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 5 Jul 1929, p. 14   Miss Anne L. Whitmack has been preparing from week to week sample sentences from books in the Wilmette Public Library and submitting them to readers of the Wilmette Life. ...
  • N.T. Out to Bump Jinx and Morton Here on Saturday
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34     ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34   ...
  • Children's Theater Plays Twice in Highland Park
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34     The Woman's Club of Highland Park has organized production of two children's plays at the Elm Place auditorium. Cast includes Owen Davis, James Lowther, Elinor Rice, Robert Dunmore, Edna Gilert, Richard Hadley, Nina Dale Cotten ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34   The Woman's Club of Highland Park has organized production of two children's plays at the Elm Place auditorium. Cast includes Owen Davis, James Lowther, Elinor Rice, Robert Dunmore, Edna Gilert, ...
  • New Trier Forensic Club Plans Year's Activities
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34     Tryouts were held this week at New Trier High School for the Gavel Club, debating organization. Chester E. McLean is the coach and club sponsor. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34   Tryouts were held this week at New Trier High School for the Gavel Club, debating organization. Chester E. McLean is the coach and club sponsor. ...
  • Violinist in recital
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34     Grace Freeman, violinist, performs Oct. 27 in The Playhouse. Program organized by Bertha Ott, Inc. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34   Grace Freeman, violinist, performs Oct. 27 in The Playhouse. Program organized by Bertha Ott, Inc. ...
  • Advertisement for Iredale Storage
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34     Iredale Storage, 1723 Benson Avenue, Evanston...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 34   Iredale Storage, 1723 Benson Avenue, Evanston...
  • Sees bright future for American Opera; Chicago stay success
    NewspaperText  R. L. P., Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 21     Review of the American Opera production of "Marriage of Figaro" ...
    NewspaperText  R. L. P., Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Oct 1929, p. 21   Review of the American Opera production of "Marriage of Figaro" ...
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