The Lamoni Chronicle Lamoni, Iowa February 25, 1904
From Ringgold Record:
Bert TEALE of Lamoni, will be the cashier of the new state bank to be started here March 1, and he was in Mt. Ayr the most of last week looking after the affairs of the new institution. He has rented the J. F. WALL property and will soon move his family to this city. Mr. TEALE has long been a successful business man in Lamoni, and he is well qualified by a long business experience for his new position as cashier of the bank. He will be welcomed to the business and social life of Mt. Ayr.