Traverse City Record-Eagle


July 1, 2013

News From 100 Years Ago: 07/01/2013


Rev. Whitman’s wife at present is at Bear Lake for her health, she having recently suffered a nervous collapse, and the news of her husband’s tragic end has not been broken to her. It is feared that the shock would prove fatal. Besides the widow, Rev. Whitman is survived by a 13-year-old daughter.

- MRS. MARTHA DEGRAW, wife of Ernest DeGraw of Mapleton, died Monday morning at the home of George DeGraw, 903 Cass St., where she was brought for an operation for goiter. Mrs. DeGraw was 35 years of age.

- WANTED – Bean acreage. Free seed furnished on the first thirty acres contracted. Traverse City Canning Company.

- AD — PURE PARIS GREEN. Let us quote you prices on Lavenburg’s Pure Paris Green. Fresh stocks-stored in the proper way for the greatest efficiency. We are also headquarters for Arsenate of Lead, Formaldehyde and other spray materials. Wait’s Drug Store, Traverse City

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