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
Farmers in Gigar Spring are almost through with corn cutting and
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
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
Miss Tommy Huddleston, who is attending TPI, spent the week-end
with her mother.
Moments In Time
Excerpts of Overton County & World History
Published January 3, 2001
Overton County News
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