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80 Years Ago

Archives 05-09-2001

70 Years Ago



May 9, 1931 to May 15, 1931
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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S.O. Huddleston, merchant, bought a line of caskets from Mr. Booth, representative of the Nashville Casket Co. Thursday.

Photographs Live After Us This ad with $1.00 in cash will entitle you to one 8x10 photograph, or as many more as you desire at the same price. This is an unusual offer and will only be good until June 30th. HANKINS The Photographer

People are behind on their crops because of the rain.

Annie Lee Gilpatrick spent Sunday with her aunt, Mrs. Nina Bilbrey.

Callie Langford and Alva Lee Holman were the Sunday guests of Zilpha Carter.

J.D. Butler was in Burkesville, Ky., Monday.

Some dogs got in among Herman Holman's sheep Sunday afternoon and killed one lamb and hurt another.

Lion Brown of Nashville is the guest of relatives.

Buford Stone of Crawford High School is visiting relatives and friends.

Mrs. W.F. Brown and daughter, Billie Fay, spent the week-end in Nashville.

Bob Dale, H.M. Kyle, James Maxwell, and Walter Adams were in Willow Grove Monday.

Harlan Windle has returned to Nashville.

The little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wells Thomas, who has been sick, is improving.

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Boles and Mr. and Mrs. Herman Holman were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Wade Hogue Sunday.

Speck Hicks of Crawford was in Livingston Saturday and attended the Heffner-Vinson show.

Mrs. Robert Matthews was the guest of her sister, Mrs. Milton Moredock, last week.

Carl Stockton of the 2nd district was in town Sunday.

Mrs. Linnie Sullivan of Akron, Oh., is here with her mother, Mrs. Overton Carr, who is very ill.

Harlon Copeland of Hilham was in town this week.

Prof. L.W. Houtchens was in Cookeville Tuesday.

Jessie Davis, who is attending Tennessee Tech, spent the week-end with her mother, Mrs. Eula Davis.





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