1889 Apr 24 Winona Daily Republican

April 24, 1889



The meeting of the Old Settlers’ Association was held on Tuesday evening, President H. D. Morse in the chair. The secretary, W. G. Dye, read the minutes, which were approved.

The committee on nominations submitted their report, Mr. Palmer and Mr. Maybury of the committee remarking that they had spent considerable time upon it, but if any suggestions were to be made they would be glad to hear them. The report was as follows:

To the Old Settlers’ Association of Winona County:

Your committee appointed to report the names of candidates as officers would report the following as additional to those elected at the last meeting: For historian, Thomas Simpson; for vice-presidents representing townships—Rollingstone, E. B. Drew; Hillsdale, Charles Bannan; Homer, Samuel Alling; Saratoga, John T. Blair; Fremont, John Henry; City of St. Charles, Henry Talbot; Town of St. Charles, John L. Blair; Utica, Collins Rice; Pleasant Hill, Joseph Cooper; Hart, Daniel Sherbino; Warren, Wm. Duncanson; Whitewater, H. B. Knowles; Wilson, Lauren Thomas or J. P. Clay; Winona Town, James Hardwick; Mount Vernon, Peter Speltz; Elba, H. F. Denio; New Hartford, Nathan Brown; Wiscoy, H. A. Corey; Dresbach, E. S. Barns; Richmond, J. P. Neville; Norton, Noah Blanchard.

The report was adopted.

[rest omitted]


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