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  • 11-Year-Old Bicycle Rider Injured by Car [John King]
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 40     John King, 11, sustained bruises last Friday evening when the bicycle he was riding was struck by an automobile. Vance Soule, 637 Sherman avenue, Evanston, was the driver of the car. Police officers John Kriesant and John Voss disclosed a hedge at the intersection was a hazard to traffic safety. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 40   John King, 11, sustained bruises last Friday evening when the bicycle he was riding was struck by an automobile. Vance Soule, 637 Sherman avenue, Evanston, was the driver of the ...
  • 3 Wilmette citizens report being bitten, Police records show
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 40     W. B. Smith, 30, of 816 Michigan avenue was bitten on the left index finger by a squirrel on Friday. On Saturday, Edward Appleton, 8, of 711 Greenleaf avenue, was bitten on the left ear by a chow dog owned by the family. On Monday, Robert Wray, 14, of 622 ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 40   W. B. Smith, 30, of 816 Michigan avenue was bitten on the left index finger by a squirrel on Friday. On Saturday, Edward Appleton, 8, of 711 Greenleaf avenue, was ...
  • Advertisement for Baruch's Slumber Shop, 1506 Sherman Ave., Evanston
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Mar 1939, p. 84     ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Mar 1939, p. 84   ...
  • Advertisement for Brauch's Slumber Shop, 1506 Sherman Ave., Evanston
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Mar 1939, p. 21     Mattresses remade $3.95 ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Mar 1939, p. 21   Mattresses remade $3.95 ...
  • Advertisement for Lord's in Fountain Square, Evanston
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Mar 1939, p. 43     Drawing of two women in knee length "Lordaine Slips" Bemberg tailored silk or lace trimmed...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Mar 1939, p. 43   Drawing of two women in knee length "Lordaine Slips" Bemberg tailored silk or lace trimmed...
  • Advertisement for Public Service Company of Northern Illinois
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Mar 1939, p. 47     Cartoon showing a woman tangling her family in electric cords as she vacuums...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Mar 1939, p. 47   Cartoon showing a woman tangling her family in electric cords as she vacuums...
  • Advertisement for the North Shore Talking Machine Company, 612 Church Street, between Orrington and Chiago Avenues, Evanston
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Mar 1939, p. 84     Drawing of an RCA Victrola...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 23 Mar 1939, p. 84   Drawing of an RCA Victrola...
  • Akins, Alice E. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 1 Mar 1939     Mrs. Alice E. Akins, 77 years old, died Wednesday last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Howard C. Greer, 1152 Hamptondale road, Winnetka. She had been in ill health for some time. Funeral services were held on Saturday afternoon at the Scott chapel with interment at Rosehill cemetery. ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 9 Mar 1939, p. 64. Date of Event: 1 Mar 1939   Mrs. Alice E. Akins, 77 years old, died Wednesday last week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Howard C. Greer, 1152 Hamptondale road, Winnetka. She had been in ill ...
  • Albright, John W. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 14 Mar 1939     John W. Albright died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles R. Sutherland, 305 Poplar street, Winnetka on Monday. Mr. Albright was born in Fort Madison, Ia. February 12, 1843 and celebrated his 96th birthday anniversary. He had been in the employ of Marshall Fiald and company two years ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 16 Mar 1939, p. 72. Date of Event: 14 Mar 1939   John W. Albright died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles R. Sutherland, 305 Poplar street, Winnetka on Monday. Mr. Albright was born in Fort Madison, Ia. February 12, ...
  • Allen, Joan (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 26 Mar 1939     Miss Joan Allen, Illinois registered nurse and an Evanston resident for the last 10 years, who lived at the Evanston hotel, was killed when the Douglas airliner on which she was a passenger crashed near Oklahoma City early Sunday Morning. Miss Allen was en route to Fort Worth, where she ...
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 30 Mar 1939, p. 43. Date of Event: 26 Mar 1939   Miss Joan Allen, Illinois registered nurse and an Evanston resident for the last 10 years, who lived at the Evanston hotel, was killed when the Douglas airliner on which she ...
  • Alles, Frank
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939     In a log house which stood at what is now the north entrance to Indian Hill Club, Frank Alles, whose present home is at 1636 Lake avenue, Wilmette, was born on August 5, 1861. his father had come to this country from Germany in 1839. On May 5, 1885, Mr. ...
    Genealogical ResourceImageTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 28 Sep 1939, p. 25. Date of Event: 28 Sep 1939   In a log house which stood at what is now the north entrance to Indian Hill Club, Frank Alles, whose present home is at 1636 Lake avenue, Wilmette, was born ...
  • Alpha Phi Hostess [Miss Dorothy Wieboldt]
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 26     Miss Dorothy Wieboldt of 3 Briar lane, Glencoe, will be hostess to Alpha Phi sorority August 18. Members include Miss Stephanie Day of Evanston, president, Mrs. LeRoy Shelton of Glencoe, Mrs. Harold Tideman of Kenilworth, Mrs. Ralph Strader of Evanston. ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 26   Miss Dorothy Wieboldt of 3 Briar lane, Glencoe, will be hostess to Alpha Phi sorority August 18. Members include Miss Stephanie Day of Evanston, president, Mrs. LeRoy Shelton of Glencoe, ...
  • America's Opportunity
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Sep 1939, p. 25     Letter written by Mrs. George G. Bogert, president of the Illinois League of Women Voters, Miss Marguerite M. Wells, president of the National league. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Sep 1939, p. 25   Letter written by Mrs. George G. Bogert, president of the Illinois League of Women Voters, Miss Marguerite M. Wells, president of the National league. ...
  • Applications for Insurance of Mortgages Take Big Jump
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Aug 1939, p. 51     Illinois Insuring Office of the Federal Housing Administration began operations under the new regulations of the National Housing Act. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Aug 1939, p. 51   Illinois Insuring Office of the Federal Housing Administration began operations under the new regulations of the National Housing Act. ...
  • Armstrong, J. D., Mrs. (Died)
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47     Mrs. W. M. Olson, 1229 Washington avenue went to Champaign, Ill., last week to attend the funeral services of her grandmother, Mrs. J. D. Armstrong. Mrs. Armstong, who was almost 90 years old, left twenty-six grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren....
    Genealogical ResourceTextNewspaper  appeared in Wilmette Life, 2 Mar 1939, p. 47   Mrs. W. M. Olson, 1229 Washington avenue went to Champaign, Ill., last week to attend the funeral services of her grandmother, Mrs. J. D. Armstrong. Mrs. Armstong, who was almost ...
  • Attends funeral
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64     Mrs. Henry J. Miller attended funeral ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64   Mrs. Henry J. Miller attended funeral ...
  • Attends Funeral
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64     Mrs. Henry J. Miller, 819 Sixteenth street, went to West de Pere, Wisconsin, to attend the funeral of a relative, John O'Mara ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64   Mrs. Henry J. Miller, 819 Sixteenth street, went to West de Pere, Wisconsin, to attend the funeral of a relative, John O'Mara ...
  • Attends services for brother in Southwest
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64     Mrs. James G. Shakman, 35 Linden avenue, left Wilmette Sunday for Albuquerque, New Mexico to attend the funeral of her brother [unnamed. Mr. and Mrs. Shakman will later sail with Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Pabst of Winnetka for Honolulu. ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64   Mrs. James G. Shakman, 35 Linden avenue, left Wilmette Sunday for Albuquerque, New Mexico to attend the funeral of her brother [unnamed. Mr. and Mrs. Shakman will later sail with ...
  • Attends Services for Brother in Southwest
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64     Mrs. James G. Shakman, 35 Linden avenue, ledft Wilmette Sunday for Albuquerque, New Mexico, to attend the funeral of her brother who died suddenly. Mrs. Shakman will later sail for Honolulu with her husband and Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Pabst of Winnetka. The Shakmans will also spend some time in ...
    NewspaperText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Mar 1939, p. 64   Mrs. James G. Shakman, 35 Linden avenue, ledft Wilmette Sunday for Albuquerque, New Mexico, to attend the funeral of her brother who died suddenly. Mrs. Shakman will later sail for ...
  • Auxiliary Unit Heads to Attend Convention
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 5     Mrs. E. V. Cullison and Mrs. E. H. Myrland, will leave Wilmette Saturday to attend the state convention of the American Legion auxiliaries in Peoria. ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Aug 1939, p. 5   Mrs. E. V. Cullison and Mrs. E. H. Myrland, will leave Wilmette Saturday to attend the state convention of the American Legion auxiliaries in Peoria. ...
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