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Out of the Past

Septuplets born in Des Moines

By Gene Miller

150 Years Ago

Mr. C. R. Sheetz of Freeport, Ill., a nephew of Dr. Sheetz, has arrived in town with the intention of locating permanently.  In company with the Doctor he is to go into the new Brick Drug store on the corner of Thorington and State Streets.


125 Years Ago

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