Tag Archives: Erle

Wednesday, August 6, 1930

Today is a sale down by Lenzburg and Marissa.  George Wagner is tearing his shed down and is going to build up a garage for his machine.  John Kammler and Reuben are doing the work.  Papa & Rosalia went out to Henry’s all day.  They took 2 chickens along for dinner.  Bertille stayed home & ironed & patched.  It was pretty hot today.  Dr. Eckert’s father died from old age & heat.  Mr. Rennecker came over on the porch with us a little while.  Jacob Erle & John Wittenaur’s machine got smashed tonight.  Wittenauer’s car was standing by Eichenseer’s when Jac. Erle came along and stopped to, he bumped into and knocked it against the tree over on the sidewalk & then back in the alley.  Erle had a scratch on the chin.  His car was pulled to Red Bud on a wrecking car.  Wittenaur’s is standing in Eichenseer’s back yard.


Wednesday, March 26, 1930

Mr. Jac. Erle was here this afternoon.  We got 300 little chicks this morning but the weather is awful cold for the little chickens.  Henry came up this evening to the store, he came down here a little while.  We found 29 eggs.


Friday, March 21, 1930

It is awful cold this morning.  There was a lady here that wanted to sell waxed paper flowers 3 for .10¢ or 6 for .25¢  We didn’t buy any but they sure were dainties.  Leona, Bobby, Floyd were up this afternoon.  Mr. Jacob Erle came on business.  After he was gone then another lady came and wanted to sell the paper of  “The Little Flower” for $3.00 a year.  Mr. Erle came back again later in the evening about 5 o’clock.  We found 28 eggs today.  Rosalia, Bertille, Aunt Mary went to church this evening.


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