October 8, 1932 to October 14, 1932
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)
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Confederate Veteran, 90, One of Few Left in County
Judge F.G. Bilbrey, Confederate soldier of this county, was talking
to his comrades in the war of the sixties. Mr. Bilbrey said only
five Confederate soldiers are now living in Overton County: himself;
Jake Sheldon, 5th District; A.F. Christian, of Hilham; Bob Moody,
2nd District; and Ben Frank Smith, of Livingston. Overton County
never had a higher citizenship than these men. Mr. Bilbrey never
talks about the war, but he thinks and talks about many of his old
comrades, such as Capt. Joe Bilbrey, Capt. Mounce Gore, Uncle Isaac
Gore, and many others. All honor is to be shown for all Confederate
Delphus Bilbrey, capt. of the Livingston Academy football eleven,
married Dorothy Hinds, of Livingston, in Kentucky Oct. 3.
Haskel Rich was the Saturday night guest of Mr. and Mrs. Reece
Bilbrey, of Chanute.
Waverly Huddleston, of Harriman, was in Byrdstown last week seeing
Big fall opening sale continues
Silk Dresses $2.95
Gorgeous Silk Dresses $4.95
Rayon Dresses 98¢
Children's Sweaters 39¢
Heavy Yarn 5¢
Men's Work Sox 5¢/pr.
Ladies' Hankerchiefs 5 for 5¢
Turkish Towels 5¢
Boys' Sweaters 25¢
Men's Broadcloth Shirts 39¢
Men's Ribbed Union Suits 49¢
Children's Medium Weight Union Suits 25¢
Ladies Ribbed Union Suits, in short sleeves and knee length 59¢
Heavy Shirting 8¢/yd.
New Fall Prints 7.5¢/yd.
Children's Broadcloth Bloomers 10¢ and 15¢
Part Wool Blankets 98¢
JENKINS & DarWin bros.
"Always Under the Market"
Eighteen Stores in Kentucky and Tennessee
Miss Marida Springfield, of Crawford, spent the week-end in Nashville.
Oscar Stout and Claude Jackson were in Livingston Saturday.
Calvin Bilbrey has moved his family from Twinton to Crawford.
Lydia Mae Boles spent Sunday with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs.
Overton County News
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