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This article was published in 1884.
209 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Homes for the Aged" (II D 5).
537 articles share this primary code.

  • Chicagoer Arbeiter Zeitung -- March 22, 1884
    [Das Altenheim (Old Peoples Home)]

    After the liquidation of the proceeds from the "Ladies Society D. G." on March 11th it was shown that the total receipts of the foundation ball amounted to $1130.00 from which after deducting expenses, a net profit of $760.00 remained. The Committee resolved to express publicly their appreciation to all those Gentlemen and Ladies, who helped to make a success of the affair.

    II D 5