Arne O. Rye First Postmaster 1900
Posted By: Cheryl Locher Moonen (email)
Date: 3/28/2017 at 00:15:16
Original submission submitted was in error:
The Clinton Mirror
W. D. Eaton, Editor
Clinton, Iowa, January 13, 1900
A post office has been established in Hanlontown, Worth County, and Anne O. Rye appointed postmaster.
The correct information read as follows: Arne O. Rye was first postmaster of Hanlontown, In 1899, Arne and his brother opened a general merchandise store in Hanlontown and Arne became postmaster in 1900. Arne was also the first mayor of Hanlontown.
Correction submitted by: Cindy (Pennel)Paulson.
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