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70 Years Ago


February 4, 1933 to February 10, 1933
70 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

For more information on 70 years ago contact Bob at bobncl@hotmail.com


H.M. Mofield & Co.
Peaches, evaporated, fancy 5 lbs. 38
Prunes, large, meaty 5 lbs. 42
Soap, octagon, laundry, dozen 23
Green beans, large can 2 for 25
Hominy, large can 3 for 25
Rice, whole grain 4 lbs. 17
Tomatoes, No. 2 can 3 for 22
Cherries, red, sour, No. 2 can 12 ea.
Calumet baking powder 1 lb. can 20
Maxwell House coffee, 3 lbs. can 79
Cocoa, 2 lb. can 23
Peanut butter, quart jar 19
Pickles, quart jar, sour 15
Milk, Carnation, large can 3 for 23
Chipso 6
Corn Flakes 2 for 15
Pork and beans, large can 3 for 20
Pineapple, sliced, Libby, No. 2 can 2 for 26
Corn syrup, gallon can 49
Meat, boiling 5/lb.
Navy beans, 10 lbs. 33
Grape Nut flakes 9
Wash boards 25

Mae McClain spent Tuesday with Eliza Daniels.

Charlie Thompson visited Clyde Grimsley Saturday.

Health in Paran is very good.

Dimple Thompson spent the week-end at home.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Smith, a boy, last week.

Bill Carr has been visiting Harris Copeland and family this week.

Belve Ledbetter was carried to the hospital at Lebanon Saturday.

Winfred Ryons was in Cookeville last week.

Bill Goggins was in Livingston last week.

Evelyn Murphy, of Icey Cove, is visiting her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Fletcher Bilbrey, of Okolona.

J.R. Qualls is confined to his room with the flu.

Mr. and Mrs. John Poore and daughter, Lola Mae, visited Mr. and Mrs. Sam Poore Sunday.

Doak Swallows, of Henard, spent last week-end with Herman Qualls.

Ezilee Brown, of Nashville, spent last week with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fate Brown.

Mr. and Mrs. Claude Ramsey, of Happy Hollow, are the proud parents of a baby girl.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. Willie Hammock on January 20, a girl named Vella Mae.














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