The Chariton Leader, Chariton, Iowa Thursday, December 14, 1905
The bi-monthly meeting of the Lucas County Physicians' Club was held Monday evening with DR. THEO BARNES who entertained the gentlemen at a 6:30 dinner at the Bates House. The table decorations were pink and white carnations and ferns. The menu was an elaborate one and consisted of all the delicacies of the season. After the banquet an adjournment was taken to DR. BARNES' rooms where a short business session was held and the members then enjoyed a smoker. The meeting was a very pleasant as well as profitable one. Those present were DR. CROSTON JR. of Cleveland and DRS. J.E., T.P. and J.H. STANTON, E.L. FIELD, DAVE STORIE, J.A. MCKLVEEN, T.M. THROCKMORTON, F.A. SAUM, A.L. YOCOM, F.H. BOYNTON and THEO. BARNES of this city.