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80 Years Ago

Archives 2001 11-07-2001

70 Years Ago




October 31, 1931 to November 6, 1931
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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Leander Reeser, of Detroit, visited his uncle, Dock Reeser, in Alpine recently.

The work on the new church at Brown's Chapel is coming along nicely.

J.E. Jones, of Rickman, was the dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. Burr Qualls Tuesday.

Mr. and Mrs. Sherlie Stockton entertained a crowd of young people with a Halloween party on the lawn at their home Saturday evening. The lawn was lighted with jack-o-lanterns, and many games and contest were enjoyed around a glowing bonfire. Late in the evening, delicious refreshments were served.

Elsie Boatman sent last week-end with Alma Qualls.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Coe, of Lovelady, on October 26, a baby boy.

Dailey Crouch, of Forbus, spent the week-end with his sister, Mrs. John Taylor, of Byrdstown.

Lee Evins, of Robbins, visited his sister, Mrs. Bent Zachary, last week.

Mr. and Mrs. Stoke Huddleston purchased a new Philco radio recently.

A good rain fell in Byrdstown last week.

Mrs. Leo Hasslar and little daughter spent the week-end at Lovelady.

Mrs. Jasper Tudor, of Algood, has been visiting her father, George Wilson, of Okolona, who is very sick.

Jim Clark and family, of Copeland Cove, have moved to Charlie Cullom's farm in Okolona.

Mr. and Mrs. Booz Sells, of Taylor's Cross Roads, are the proud parents of a little girl.

Johnie Bilbrey is still a frequent visitor at Joe Deck's.

Frank Taylor and son, Castro, are busy cutting wood for the Lone Maple school.

Miss Agnes Dennis and Richie Linder are getting along fine.

Mrs. Albert Evans is real sick.

Mrs. Walter Gilpatrick, of Flat Creek, is spending a few days in North Livingston with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.E. McCormick.

Uncle Elvin Moredock, who is confined to his room, is no better.

Mrs. Austin Masters is quite sick.



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