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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on December 21, 1900:   SOME BUILDING OPERATIONS   Improvements on the Farms and in the Villages—A Few of the Many   Some recent improvements in Luverne and vicinity are: Theodore Ahrnett, west of town, barn, 34x40, 16-foot posts; H. B. Bullis,...
The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on Dec. 18, 1925:   KIDDIES TO SEE SANTA CLAUS HERE TOMORROW   Children from All sections of Rock county Invited to Attend Community Christmas Tree Party   CANDY AND FREE MOVIE SHOW TO BE PROVIDED   Santa Claus Due To Arrive In Luverne at 1:40...
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This is to continue my article from last week:   ORGANIZATION OF ROCK COUNTY   On the 17th day of October, 1870, this board held its first meeting at the house of H. A. Gregory. Daniel Wilmott was chosen chairman, and P. J. Kniss, clerk pro tem. The first work of the board was to call an election...
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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on December 4, 1896:   STATISTICS FOR THE YEAR 1896   The Total Acreage of Various Farm Products, the Number of Horses, Cattle, Sheep and Hogs, and Other Facts of Interest—Some Comparisons With the Statistics for 1895   The agricultural statement of...
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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on February 13, 1925:   M. W. CHUNN TAKES ISSUE WITH REPRESENTATIVE JACOBSON   Contends That Measure Prohibiting Sunday Movies, Sponsored by Him, is “Foolish and Vicious.”   To the Editor of Rock County Herald: Many of the friends of Representative J...
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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on November 27, 1896:   Hills Creamery The Hills creamery made a very satisfactory record during the month of October. The Crescent says: “The board of directors of the Hills Creamery association met Monday of last week. After allowing bills for...
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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on February 20, 1925:   EXHIBIT MAKES CONTRAST IN GOOD HEALTH CONDITIONS   Clever Display at Luverne Rest Room Emphasizes Importance to Children of Proper Kinds of Foods.   County Nurse Florence L. Green has arranged a clever and instructive health...
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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on January 9, 1925.   HAWES & SON WILL CONDUCT BIG REORGANIZATION SALE   Ten-Day Bargain Sale to Start Next Wednesday. Preparatory to Re-arrangement of Departments.   In preparation for the reorganization of Hawes & Son’s department store,...
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The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on January 9, 1925.   CONSOLIDATION OF HARDWICK BANKS FOUND BENEFICIAL   Results Attained Following Merge Held to Justify Elimination of Double Overhead Expense.   In proof of the assertion that nothing is to be gained commercially or economically by...
To help in the sorting process and to raise money for the Historical Society, an auction is set for 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8.
Betty Mann has trouble sleeping at night. “I have all these things running around in my head, and it’s hard to turn them off,” said Mann, Rock County Historical Society President. There’s good reason for her cluttered mind: Truckloads of valuable “clutter” are waiting to be sorted at the new...

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