St. Charles (Illinois) Chronicle, 11 September 1919: Joe Baert will hold an auction sale on the T.E. Ryan farm just outside the city limits, on the cement road, Thursday, Sept. 25th, beginning at 10 a.m. He will sell horses, cattle, hogs, chickens and ducks, a long list of farm machinery of all kinds, also hay and grain. Lunch at noon. Scott, auctioneer, Schmidt, clerk. ------------------- I am not related to nor researching this family and have no further information, just an old newspaper.