Iowa State Gazetteer and Business Directory 1884-1885

Ainsworth. A village on Long Creek, and on the S.W. div. C., R.I. & P. Ry, in Oregon Township, Washington county, 90 miles from Des Moines, and 7 1/2 east of Washington, the county seat and nearest banking point. It contains a flour mill, United Presbyterian church (many Hunters were Presbyterians), and a weekly newspaper, the Sentinel, is published. Population, 350. Tel., W.U. Exp. , U.S. Mail, daily. W. A. Walker, postmaster

Hunter listed:

Hunter, George, livery



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