"Where is F. Preuss?"
Ferd. Hinz from Bietronke * in Poznan just arrived in Milwaukee in the 1870s and is looking for his friend F. Preuss, who has already been in Wisconsin for 20 years. Ferd. also writes in the newspaper advert. he's paid for: "F. Pruess is asked to provide his address to W. Reiff, at the European House Hotel, Milwaukee; as well as any others who may know the whereabouts of Mr. Preuss.
"Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950). Indexing Milwaukee's German-American newspapers relentlessly since 2007...
* probably Biedronka