Max Alwens, of the grocery house of Dolan & Quigg, has gone west on a short visit.  It is whispered about that he will not return alone.  Well, Max is a good fellow, and deserves all the good luck and happiness which the boys cordially wish may attend him.  The Atchison Daily Patriot, Atchison, Kansas.  Friday, October 25, 1872.  Page 4.  © Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.