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80 Years Ago

Archives 11-13-2002

70 Years Ago



November 12, 1932 to November 18, 1932
80 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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Herman Duke, 29, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Duke, died at his home three miles west of Livingston Saturday at 9:15 a.m. He had been sick about four months and recently contracted pneumonia, which resulted in his death. Besides his parents, he is survived by two brothers, Clure and Cordell Duke, and four sisters, Mrs. Hubert Fleming, Effie, Flora, and Reba Duke.

Sam R. Turner, of Byrdstown, is confined to his room this week, suffering with a sprained ankle.

Ike Tidrow, of Bloomington, is real sick.

Mrs. Ernest Amonette, of Boom, was in town last week shopping.

Mrs. Eugene Parris hosted a quilting party recently. Guests were Dona Guffey, Treva Matthews, Laura Robbins, Hattie Parris, Lou Chilton, and Elsie Parris.

Mr. and Mrs. Joel T. Huddleston spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Storie.

Mrs. Ben Elder is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Phillips, of Lillydale, this week.

Little Miss Gracie Story, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dool Storie, is suffering from ivy poison on her face and arms.

Men, here's valueĞ lowest prices in history for the whole family
Where You Can Be Assured of Quality
Black Outing Boot, 14-iron composition sole, leather insole and counter, 98¢
Black Retan Boot, composition sole, plain toe $1.49¢
Black Chrome Waterproof Boot, composition sole, leather middle sole, cap or plain toe $2.50¢ Fleming & Myers Co.
"Livingston's Leading Dry Goods Store"

Mrs. A.C. Cunningham and Mrs. Dennis Bilbrey, of Rickman, visited Mrs. Jim Wiggins, of Paran, Monday.

Claude Daniels visited Alex Robertson Sunday.

Ruth Goolsby spent the week-end with Clarissa Allen. MEN WANTED FOR SALES: Route of 800 consumers in Livingston, Sparta, Monterey, and Crossville. Reliable hustler can start earning $35 weekly and increase rapidly. Write immediately. Rawleigh Co., Dept. TN-59-V, Memphis, TN.

Howard McDaniel is visiting Howard Harp.









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