Columbia City Post ~ March 16, 1870
Public Sale. - The undersigned will sell at public sale, at his residence in Thorncreek township, 4 miles northeast of Columbia city, on Monday, March 21, 1870, at 10 o'clock a.m., the following described property, to-wit: Three good Work Horses, 2 yearling Colts, 3 Milch Cows, 5 Calves, one Heifer, 10 Stock Hogs, one two-horse Wagon, 2 setts of harness, (one entirely new), 2 good Saddles, one pair of Bob-Sleds, one Fanning Mill, one Steel and one Shovel Plow, one Harrow, and other Farming Utensils; one Cook Stove, one Table, 3 Bedsteads, 6 Chairs, and other Household and Kitchen Furniture. Also a large quantity of Lard and Meat, which will be sold for cash only, and a large number of other articles.
Terms. - A credit of 9 months will be given on all sums over $5.00, the purchaser giving his note with approved security, waiving valuation and appraisement laws.
FRED MACK. - - William Dunfee, Auctioneer.