It is situated inthe S. E. ¼ of the S. W. ¼ of section 2, and was surveyedand platted August 5th, 1870, by J. Stumm, Deputy County Surveyor, forSamuel Fowler.  The name of the post-office is Baders.  A neatframe church of the Christian denomination, graces the village, and a commodiousand well built school-house shows that the people are not unmindful ofthe important matter of education.

Present Business

General Merchandise.–S.D. and W. Bader & Co.
Hardware.–Eli Hartly.
Saw Mill.–Bader& Co.
Postmaster.–S. J.Gibbs.

Excerpted from The CombinedHistory of Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois, 1882
Transcribed by Carol LongwellMiller for Schuyler County ILGenWeb

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