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80 Years Ago

Archives 10-04-2000

85 Years Ago


September 30, 1915 to October 6, 1915
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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Ray Burks has moved to his own residence and Harve Norris who lived in it moved to the cottage vacated by Mr. Burks.

See the moving picture show at Hilham school house, Saturday night, October 16. J. M. Birdwell

Harvey Peek went to Nashville last week to have his eye treated.

W.D. Guthrie and wife and Mrs. Nancy Boman went to Monterey last week.

Elvin Moredock, of Texas, came in Monday for a visit with relatives and old friends. He left this place 22 years ago.

Mrs. Wm. Fleming, who lives with her daughter, Mrs. B.H. Hunt, fell Saturday and broke her arm.

Miss Myrtie Maud Creacy, of Monroe, is visiting her sister, Mrs. Robt. Little.

I have some nice, thoroughbred berkshire pigs for sale - 3 months old. W.H. Mullins, Nettle Carrier Elmo Eubank and Miss Grace Eastland visited Miss Ruth Myers at Windle Sunday afternoon. Miss Myers is in school here and cameback with them.

Miss Alta Owen is visiting friends in Jamestown.

G.S. McDonald, of West Fork, was in town Monday and told us of a white crow that had taken up its headquarters in the fields near his home.

Joe D. Hatcher, Jr. and Miss Elva Gray Page were married last Saturday in Nashville.

Notice $10.00 reward for information as to the party or parties who kicked out the front window of our office last Thursday night. J.M. Birdwell

Mrs. Sarah Keisling, of Eagle Creek, is here visiting her son, A.G. Keisling.

Carl Mofield has entered the Fall Business College in Nashville.

Pres. Wilson to Wed President Woodrow Wilson has announced his approaching marriage to Mrs. Norma Galt, of Washington.

Eugene Marcom and wife and their little son, and W.A. Roe, of Willow Grove, were in town Sunday night on their way home from Monterey.

Esq. E.C. Poston was on crutches Monday, the result of coming in contact with a circle saw.

Figures cannot lie, but they may be padded to the limit.





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