|Years:||1875 1876 1877 – 1878 – 1879 1880 1881|
Significant events from 1878.
- The town clock is taken down by Joshua O. Howe, for cleaning and maintenance.
- Whitecappers tar several women in Smithville.
- 12th - St. Charles Borromeo Church lays the cornerstone of a new church after the old bulding was razed due to it being unsafe