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Corn, Commerce and Country Living - A History of Henry County
ADMINISTRATOR NOTICES: Rev. A. J. Copeland
NEWS-ACCIDENTS: Francis Fox Killed in Train Accident, David Walters Killed by Well Cave-In, Mr. Draper Accidently
Shot, Amos Kinnet Accidently Shot, Mr. Dobbs Critically Injured
KEWANEE NEWS: 1859 Sketch of Kewanee
NEWS-SICKNESS: Cholera on the Lakes
NEWS--WEATHER: 1860 Tornado
GEORGE W. HYATT, LEVI
JENNINGS, H. H. MCGINLEY, JAMES BOWIE, MRS. BETSY ELDRIDGE, THEODORE WELLS, MRS. RACHEL SMITH