100 years ago
Feb. 17, 1916
Geo. Kincaid will move to Peabody, but not until next fall when he will move to the old Gard place six miles northwest of town, which he just bought.
D.W. Sterling, who is connected with the International Harvester Company at Topeka, is coming back to Peabody. He will be connected with Doyle Hardware and Lumber Company.
Jacob Berns returned Tuesday morning from Chicago where he took cattle to sell. He says he left Chicago at 4:45 p.m. Monday and arrived in Peabody at 7:35 the next morning, which he considers is some traveling!