Chronology of Events in Putnam County During 1924
Taken From the Henry News Republican, January 1, 1925
- 2nd - John Turnbull of Florid and Miss Emma Schrowang of Granville were married.
- 3rd - Mary Margaret Rott and Frank Edward Noder of McNabb were united in marriage by Rev. Fr. Brennan.
- 8th -Leona Wolf of McNabb married Roy L. Alleman of Tonica.
- 8th - Maurine Pickett of Magnolia weds Russell Kaminke of Long Point.
- 4th - Miss Alice Lindstrom of Magnolia and Bernard Gunderson of Chicago, married.
- 19th - Miss Josephine Bema of Florid and John Milton Stockdale of Magnolia were married in Hennepin.
May 5th - Miss Mary Young and Lloyd Zenor of Hennepin married.
- 12nd - Lyle Roberts of Magnolia marries Pennsylvania girl.
- 26th - Miss Gladys Glenn of Magnolia weds Oscar Steer of Peoria.
- 3rd - Henry Hiltabrand and Lois Patterson of Magnolia were married.
- 28th - Miss Mildred Kraft of McNabb and Robert Dilzer of Lacon, married.
September 13th - Miss Inez Hult of Hennepin and Joseph Sadnick of Spring Valley married.
October 25th - Miss Dora Zenor of Hennepin and Charles Mounks of Ottawa were united in marriage.
- 8th - Miss Viola Kuhne of McNabb weds Edwin Broaddus at Mt. Palatine.
- 15th - Miss Beryl Roberts of Magnolia and Antionio Gallo of Oglesby, married.
- 19th - Miss Nellie E. Woods of McNabb and James Ralph Thompson of Washburn were united in marriage.
- 26th - Murray Allen of Magnolia and Miss Lou Ella Walton of Savannah, Mo., were married.
- 6th - Miss Ruth Bumgarner and Lawrence T. Ash of McNabb married at bride's home.
- 27th - Miss Minnie Anderson and Jos. Etscheidt of Hennepin were married.
- 15th - John Peters of Hennepin found dead in bed.
- 5th - Miss Eula Phillips of Magnolia died following appendicitis operation.
- 12nd - J. B. Stansell, Magnolia farmer, passes away following operation for cancer.
- 22nd - Mrs. Katie Eisenhour, Florid resident, died at son's home in Oklahoma.
- 11th - Infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Morris of Putnam called home.
- 17th - Mrs. Ella Park Lawrence, Magnolia lady and state flag designer, died at her home in Galesburg.
- 2nd - Fred J. Ball, former resident of Putnam, died in Silvis.
- 6th - Jeremiah Drake of Putnam passes away.
- 2nd - Harvey Warren Welch of Putnam answered final summons.
- 3rd - Mrs. Sarah Cassell of Florid passed away at the age of 94.
- 12th - Frank P. Hamm of Hennepin died.
- 12th - Leroy Coleman of Hennepin died.
- 13th - Lewis Simpson of Magnolia died in California
- 13th - William Stickel, former citizen of Putnam, dropped dead at Princeton.
- 13th - Ambrose G. Heath, aged resident of Florid, died.
- 22nd - Life of Mrs. Chester Morine of Hennepin ends suddenly.
- 8th - Anton Grasser, formerly of McNabb, passed away in Kansas.
- 26th - Mrs. H. R. Loomis, former Putnam resident, passed away at her home in Marseilles
- 3rd - William Stehl, formerly of Florid, passes away in Bertrand, Nebr.
- 11th - Mrs. James Duhn of Magnolia died after long illness.
- 22nd - Clara Cassell of Florid died of blister.
- 13th - Father of Mrs. G. M. Freeman of Magnolia passed away in Indiana.
- 3rd - The merchandise store of R. W. Spencer and the Sivell pool hall of Magnolia were broken into.
- 1st - Mystery surrounds burning of Hennepin dredge boat.
- 5th - Robbers enter the McNabb bank, $4000 worth of bank stamps taken.
- 17th. The Mary Deitsch home in McNabb destroyed by fire.
- 14th - Spencer's store and Sivell's pool room of Magnolia broken into. Cigars and cigarettes taken.
- 26th - Mysterious fire destroys McNabb depot.
- 10th - Miss Annabelle Casey of Hennepin graduates as a nurse from People's hospital in Peru.
- 16th - Alberta Kays of McNabb, a 15-year-old girl, attacked by man on lonely road.
- 27th - Ford garage at Hennepin destroyed by fire.
- 29th - Mrs. John Beck of Florid stuck by lightning and is severely burned.
- 31st- Homrighouse garage at Putnam was robbed. About $400 worth of goods taken.
- 19th - Wm. Klein home near McNabb and John Reinbeck home struck by lightning.
- 29th - The Wilson family of Magnolia held 49th family reunion on the old Wilson homestead.
- 5th - Putnam postoffice broken into.
- 1st - Fire does slight damage to H. S. Morine home in Hennepin.
- 21st - Putnam stores entered by night prowlers.
- 1st - "Jim" Freebern of Granville, burnt in alcohol explosion at the garage in that city.
- 19th - Liquor valued at $13,000 was seized in raid on Standard and Mark.
- 27th - Shower given for bride-to-be, Miss Anna Noder at Pter Grasser home in McNabb
- 31st - Daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. George Thiel of McNabb.
- 20th - Girl born to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Dauber of Putnam.
- 10th - Baby daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Morine of Hennepin.
- 10th - Born a daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Stratton of Magnolia.
- 22nd - Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Allen of Magnolia parents of a baby boy.
- 26th - Born a son to Mr. and Mrs. Walter Winship of Putnam.
- 13th - Twins born to Mr. and Mrs. David Linden of North Putnam.
- 8th - Daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. John Rolley of Magnolia.
- 15th - Daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. William Billiups of Magnolia.
- 24th - Son born to Mr. and Mrs. April Read of Putnam
- 3rd - Son born to Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Morine of Hennepin
- 8th - Son born to Mr. and Mrs. Bickerman of Magnolia
- 14th - Son born to Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Wilson of McNabb.
- 23rd - Mr. and Mrs. George Wheeler of Putnam celebrated silver wedding anniversary.
- 8th - 20th wedding anniversary celebrated by Mr. and Mrs. Beldon Long of Putnam.
- 2nd - Mr. and Mrs. Herman Meyers of Granville celebrate their silver wedding anniversary.