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80 Years Ago

Archives 01-24-2001

70 Years Ago


Jaunaury 24, 1931 to January 30, 1931
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

For more information on 80 years ago contact Bob at bobncl@hotmail.com


Benson Seber is real sick. He has been suffering from a heart attack for several months.

Mr. T.D. Cole made a business trip to Florida last month.

Bertha Brown spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.M. Brown.

A large crowd attended the Auction Shoe Sale at Leonard Cole's store in Allons Saturday.

Warren Gaw visited Palo Smith Sunday.

Roads in Hilham are improving.

Booze Nivens and family visited his brothers, John and Gentry Nivens, last week-end.

Florie Duke spent Saturday afternoon with Eliza Reed.

Luther England visited his parents near Windle Saturday.

Mr. and Mrs. Winfred Fleming spent Wednesday night with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Pete Myers.

Mae Little visited her sister, Mrs. Robert Padgett, in Nashville the first of the week.

Zella Mai Carmack visited homefolks Saturday night.

Dr. Walter Huffines spent last Sunday with his sister, Mrs. Looper.

Reba Duke visited Earnest Reids Saturday night.

Mr. and Mrs. D.T. Carr were in town last week.

Farmers are plowing and busy in general.

Earnest Hooten visited Sewell Pennington Monday night.

Calvin Carr was taken to Nashville for medical treatment.

Sam Brown's 5-year-old died and was buried at New Hope last week. Guy Denson's baby was buried the same day.

Worry kills more people than work ever did.

Mrs. Sidney Pryor is on the sick list.

Mr. Willis Collins of Henard visited at the home of Mr. Forrest Hoover last week.

Mrs. Susie Swan, Oga Phillips, and children visited with Mrs. T.A. Geeslin the 20th.



Moments In Time
Excerpts of Overton County & World History

Published January 3, 2001


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