Roller Skate Coming Back

The roller skate is “coming back.” It never really went out, as far as the children are concerned. Now, however, young ladies have taken it up–not in skating rinks, by the way, but in the open air–for exercise and fun on the sidewalks and smooth pavements...

Big Ditch Fishing

Monday night and all day Tuesday probably twenty or more of our fishermen and boys were lined up along the big ditch east and south of town endeavoring in diverse ways to secure some of the larger fish making their way in the back water from the river. Several hundred...

Lew Jones Exhibition

Lew Jones, the well-known Wabaunsee County horseman, will exhibit two of his best stallions at the Panama Pacific International exposition at San Francisco. He expects to take his horses to the fair in August. His horses made a splendid showing last year at the...

Carved Music Rack

SILVER LAKE.  A Silver Lake girl has carved a music rack which sold for $ 65. She will probably marry a man who can’t find the second joint of a duck, and she’ll have to keep on carving all her life. The Hutchinson Gazette, Hutchinson KS. Thursday, January 17, 1895....