Shelby  County  Indiana
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The  Shelbyville  Democrat
June 15, 1904
Page 3   column 2
          Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Jenkins  went to St. Paul to-day to attend the wedding of Mr. Jenkins' niece,  Miss Lurena Trimble.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Daily  Democrat
Saturday, July 29, 1899
Page 4

          He. ---- I stopped in a drug store today and "got" what I "called" for.  And the proprietor didn't say:  "Here's something just as good,"  "cheaper,"  "guarenteed,"  "our own make,"  and all such darned foolishness as that.  Can you guess where?
          She ---- (with a wink) at Jenkins'.
          Both ---- That's the place to trade.
Submitted by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville, Indiana,  Daily  Democrat
Tuesday, July 18, 1899
Machine Oils, 25, 35 and 40c.
Mennen's Borated Powder, 10c.
"Star" Lalcum Powder, 10c.
Morrow's Kid-ne-oids, 50c.
Burkhart's Compound, 25c.
          We are sole agent for the celebrated "Santiago" 5c cigar.  Jenkins  the druggist.
Copied by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  National  Volunteer
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February 16, 1854
Farms for Sale

          Joseph H. Jenkins offers for sale his farm on Brandywine six miles from Shelbyville.
          S. D. Ludlow offers for sale his farm four miles north of Shelbyville and adjoining the town of Marion.
          Alexander Miller offers for sale 320 acres four miles southwest of Shelbyville.
Abstracted by Maurice Holmes, in his book Shelbyville, Indiana, Newspaper Excerpts: 1853-1859.  Submitted by Sherry Badgley Ryan, with permission from the author.

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