–Mrs. Catherine Dalby, wife of Jasper Dalby, Hale township, was taken to the Mt. Pleasant Insane Asylum Nov 13th, in charge of her husband. Despondency resulting from the loss of a child is the cause of this misfortune.
November 19, 1874
Anamosa Eureka, 3rd page, 2nd column, midway down
[I have attached the above story to Catherine and Jasper Dalby on familysearch.org here. If interested in who this child might have been, please see a discussion entry on Catherine’s record on familysearch.org (ID# KZH7-ZWZ), Discussion Section, to see my research trail on this child.]