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80 Years Ago

Archives 2001 10-10-2001

70 Years Ago




October 3, 1931 to October 9, 1931
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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Dr. E.W. Clark and Sam Coward, Overton, Clay, and Pickett County Health Officers, have announced the moving of their offices over the law offices of E.C. Knight on the square. The move was made Tuesday.

Farmers in Gigar Spring are almost through with corn cutting and foddering.

Calvin Cope and Kelly Hunter attended the Association at Willow Grove Friday and Saturday.

Vess and Noah Maynord were in Nashville Friday.

Unkle Eph says, "Luv dies about az quick frum neglect az it dose from abuse."

Joe Bob Poston was in Nashville this week.

B. Swallows and Miss McDonald were quietly married last Sunday. We wish them much happiness through life.

Lawrence Brown and wife have been visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.P. Neely.

Polk Bilbrey visited his daughter, Mrs. Franklin, Sunday.

Mrs. Will Gleason is on the sick list.

John Franklin, of Midway, has made more than 200 gallons of molasses.

A large crowd attended the singing at Palestine Thursday night.

Allons is having a good school. The highest average made in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades for the second month are Marie Johnson, highest in 8th, Lucille Savage, highest in 7th, Zenith Cole, highest in 6th.

Dillard Buck visited relatives at Richmond Saturday.

M.H. Mullins and family, of Alpine, visited Frank Roberts and family, at Eagle Creek, last Sunday.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Crosler Story, of Moodyville, on October 3, a baby boy.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Sammie Craig, of Byrdstown, on October 1, a baby boy.

W.C. Wilson, of Rocky Mound, was in town Tuesday.

Mr. and Mrs. Sam Poore visited relatives in Kentucky last week.

Ruth Lee Mitchell, who is teaching at Summer Shade, spent the week-end at home.

Miss Tommy Huddleston, who is attending TPI, spent the week-end with her mother.




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