News: Taylor Co. - New Pershing County (26 Mar 1919)

Transcriber: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Gamper, Leicht

----Source: The Star News (Medford, WI) 3/28/2019

Originally published in the Star News, March 26, 1919

Stanley will have to wait a while before it can boast of being the county seat of “Pershing County.” The fight is over, all but paying a few hundred dollars or more of expenses incurred.

Last Tuesday evening the Committee on State Affairs at Madison after listening to about fifty men about equally divided for and against the new county proposition, voted to indefinitely postpone the measure.

John Gamper and Herman Leicht made the leading addressed for Taylor county against forming the new county.



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