Batavia News Travels to Chicago

I found it interesting that news from Batavia (roughly 30 miles west of Chicago) was reported in the Chicago Daily News via Elgin Illinois. It’s a reminder to thoroughly search ALL the newspapers in a wider geographic area when I’m on the trail of an elusive ancestor.

Chicago Daily News December 20, 1894 pg 1

Chicago Daily News
December 20, 1894 pg 1

 

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