New Liberty "Town Gossip"

Daily Times
Davenport, Scott, Iowa
June 14, 1900

     New Liberty, Ia., June 12- The farmers were blessed with a nice shower
of rain lately which is of great benefit...Some of our young folks attended
the dance at Dixon Saturday evening and report a splendid time...Willie
Thiering and Johnnie Rath were visitors at the home of Will Sievers last
Sunday...Born at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Suhl a son...Frank Voss was
seen out driving down south again yesterday. We understand some of our young
men on "Smaky hill road" hold a lodge and meetings every Saturday evening.
Many are anxious to know what their lodge consists of and if they are
looking for new members.

Daily Times
Davenport, Scott, Iowa
Tuesday, August 7, 1906

Resume of Local Events By Times Correspondents

    NEW LIBERTY, Ia., - Aug 4- Dr. Stoltenberg, Dr. Hell, Theo. Jurgens, Henry Lackman and E.T. McDonald, drove to Davenport Monday to take in the circus.
     Peter Bargmann, an old resident of this vicinity, died Sunday morning.
     Peter Stoltenberg of Blue Grass was here Wednesday to attend Mr. Bargmann's funeral.
    Mrs. H.C. Lamp, who has been on the sick list for the past few weeks, has improved.