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Extractions From the "Avalanche" a Crawford Co., MI Newspaper 1879-1940's

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J. W.G. V. PENN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Another Indian in Cheney. William M. PENN is visiting his parents J. W. PENN of this place. It has been quite a time since Will spent the holidays with his home folks. Will likes Michigan and thinks it is as good as the prairie or any other country. (24 Dec 1908)

-PERE CHENEY NEWS.
The Indians are decreasing in Cheney.
John W. G. V. PENN, who has been on an extended visit with his parents and home folks of this place returned to his home in Indiana Tuesday. John regrets that business at home would not permit him to stay the remainder of the winter amid the mild and healthful climate of Michigan as he would like to do. (14 Jan 1909)


William M. PENN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Another Indian in Cheney. William M. PENN is visiting his parents J. W. PENN of this place. It has been quite a time since Will spent the holidays with his home folks. Will likes Michigan and thinks it is as good as the prairie or any other country. (24 Dec 1908)


Augusta PETERSON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. Augusta PETERSON was taken to the Asylum at Traverse City last week by her husband and Sheriff AMIDON having been adjudged insane by the Probate Court. Her young husband has the sympathy of our entire community and all hopes that the treatment she will receive at that institution will result in complete recovery. (24 Dec 1908)


Mrs. Augusta PETERSON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-Mrs. Augusta PETERSON was taken to the Asylum at Traverse City last week by her husband and Sheriff AMIDON having been adjudged insane by the Probate Court. Her young husband has the sympathy of our entire community and all hopes that the treatment she will receive at that institution will result in complete recovery. (24 Dec 1908)


STILLWAGON

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mr. W. E. HUSTED and Miss Lulu HUSTED are visiting with his daughters, Mrs. DOUGLAS, Mrs. STILLWAGON, Mrs. DAVIS and Miss Margarete HUSTED, all of Lovell. (24 Dec 1908)


Mrs. STILLWAGON HUSTED

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-JUDGE ITEMS.
Mrs. HUSTED, of West Branch, has been visiting her daughters, Mrs. L. DAVIS and Mrs. STILLWAGON for the past week. (29 Aug 1901)

-LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mr. W. E. HUSTED and Miss Lulu HUSTED are visiting with his daughters, Mrs. DOUGLAS, Mrs. STILLWAGON, Mrs. DAVIS and Miss Margarete HUSTED, all of Lovell. (24 Dec 1908)


Roy R. CLINE

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-The marriage of Miss Laura L. LEWIS to Roy R. CLINE, a prominent jeweler of Rose City, Mich., was solemnized by the Rev. Edward DYNES of Rose City, at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. T. LEWIS, in Frederic Dec. 26 at 8 o'clock, p. m. They were attended by Miss Rose LEWIS, sister of the bride as bridesmaid and Mr. Harry BUCK, groomsman. The bride wore a gown of white Mousseline silk, trimmed Irish Point lace and carried a boquet of Bride Roses. The floral decorations were Roses, Carnations and Smilax. After the ceremony abounteous repast was served and the happy couple left immediately for a wedding trip to the south. Mr. and Mrs. CLINE will be at home after Jan. 10th at Rose City. Mrs. CLINE has always lived at Frederic and by her sunny disposition has endeared hereself to her many friends who join in hearty congratulations and best wishes for their future happiness and prosperity. (31 Dec 1908)


Laura L. LEWIS

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-The marriage of Miss Laura L. LEWIS to Roy R. CLINE, a prominent jeweler of Rose City, Mich., was solemnized by the Rev. Edward DYNES of Rose City, at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. T. LEWIS, in Frederic Dec. 26 at 8 o'clock, p. m. They were attended by Miss Rose LEWIS, sister of the bride as bridesmaid and Mr. Harry BUCK, groomsman. The bride wore a gown of white Mousseline silk, trimmed Irish Point lace and carried a boquet of Bride Roses. The floral decorations were Roses, Carnations and Smilax. After the ceremony abounteous repast was served and the happy couple left immediately for a wedding trip to the south. Mr. and Mrs. CLINE will be at home after Jan. 10th at Rose City. Mrs. CLINE has always lived at Frederic and by her sunny disposition has endeared hereself to her many friends who join in hearty congratulations and best wishes for their future happiness and prosperity. (31 Dec 1908)


Peter MCNEVEN

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)

-An eight pound daughter came to live with Mr. and Mrs. Peter McNEVIN Friday, Nov. 19th. (2 Dec 1909)


Winnifred BAKER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)

-Dr. and Mrs. P. D. MILLER of Petoskey who are on their wedding trip are guests of her sister Mrs. Peter McNEVIN for a few days. (13 Jan 1910)


V. A. BAKER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)

-Mrs. Peter McNEVIN was made glad last week by a visit from her father, Mr. V. A. BAKER of Petoskey. Mr. BAKER was a veteran of the 8th Mich. Inf., and we had a pleasant chat, saving the nation again. (1 Jul 1909)


Rev. Albert BAKER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)


Edna BAKER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)


SEBOW

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)


Mrs. SEBOW BAKER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-BAKER-McNEVEN.
Miss Winnifred BAKER and Mr. Peter McNEVEN of Grayling, were married at the residence of the bride's parents Mr. and Mrs. V. A. BAKER, 434 Michigan street, at high noon today. The ceremony was performed by the brides brother, Rev. Albert BAKER, pastor of the Methodist church at Boyn Falls. As Mrs. SEBOW, a sister of the bride played the beautiful wedding march, little Miss Erdine McNEVEN, as ring bearer and flower girl led the way to parlor followed by the bride in a gown of white crepe de chene trimmed with point lace and her sister, Miss Edna BAKER, and the groom escorted by Dr. Pilny MILLER. The ceremony took place under a large white bell and the decorations of the room were all in white and holly. There were about fifty guests present. Those from out of town were: Mrs. McNEVEN and Mr. McNEVEN from Grayling, mother and brother of the groom. Miss Erdine McNEVEN neice of the groom, and Mrs. SEBOW from Harbor Springs, sister of the bride. The bride, who has been one of the most prominent workers in the Methodist Sunday school and the Epworth League leaves many friends in her old home, for it is learned with much regret that Mr. and Mrs. McNEVEN will reside in Grayling.
The wedding gifts were very beautiful among them being many handsome pieces of silver. After the ceremony, a five course dinner was served ito the guests in the dining room where the red and green and white decorations had been prettily arranged.
The bridal couple departed on the afternoon train for the bride's old home in Iowa, where they will visit among friends and relatives for some time before settling down in their own home. - Petoskey News. (7 Jan 1909)


Mrs. Edith CARRIER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mrs. Edith CARRIER is making an extended visit at her fathers, Mr. Silas CARRIER. (14 Jan 1909)


CARRIER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-LOVELLS LOCALS.
Mrs. Edith CARRIER is making an extended visit at her fathers, Mr. Silas CARRIER. (14 Jan 1909)


Samuel LAVICTORY

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-CIRCUIT COURT.
Court was convened Monday afternoon with Hon. C. L. COLLINS, Circuit Judge of Bay County, in place of Judge SHARPE, who had exchanged places with him for the work.
On the chancery side, a decree was granted in the cases of Mable LaVICTORY vs. Samuel LaVICTORY; Casendam A. ROSE vs. Fred G. ROSE; Henry ASHENFELDER vs. Labitha Jane ASHENFELDER. (14 Jan 1909)


Mable

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-CIRCUIT COURT.
Court was convened Monday afternoon with Hon. C. L. COLLINS, Circuit Judge of Bay County, in place of Judge SHARPE, who had exchanged places with him for the work.
On the chancery side, a decree was granted in the cases of Mable LaVICTORY vs. Samuel LaVICTORY; Casendam A. ROSE vs. Fred G. ROSE; Henry ASHENFELDER vs. Labitha Jane ASHENFELDER. (14 Jan 1909)


Henry ASHENFELDER

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-CIRCUIT COURT.
Court was convened Monday afternoon with Hon. C. L. COLLINS, Circuit Judge of Bay County, in place of Judge SHARPE, who had exchanged places with him for the work.
On the chancery side, a decree was granted in the cases of Mable LaVICTORY vs. Samuel LaVICTORY; Casendam A. ROSE vs. Fred G. ROSE; Henry ASHENFELDER vs. Labitha Jane ASHENFELDER. (14 Jan 1909)


Labitha Jane

The following information extracted from the Grayling, Crawford Co., MI Newspaper Avalanche. NOTE: The date at the end of each extract indicates the date of the publication:
-CIRCUIT COURT.
Court was convened Monday afternoon with Hon. C. L. COLLINS, Circuit Judge of Bay County, in place of Judge SHARPE, who had exchanged places with him for the work.
On the chancery side, a decree was granted in the cases of Mable LaVICTORY vs. Samuel LaVICTORY; Casendam A. ROSE vs. Fred G. ROSE; Henry ASHENFELDER vs. Labitha Jane ASHENFELDER. (14 Jan 1909)


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