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80 Years Ago

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70 Years Ago


February 25, 1933 to FMarch 3, 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



Alma D. Reed is reported better.

Henry Murphy was in Cookeville Tuesday.

Mr. and Mrs. Clay Bowers, of Shiloh, were in Livingston last week.

L.N. Oakley, of Booze, spent the week-end with his parents.

Aunt Mary McCormick is very sick at her home on high street.

Porter Taylor, of Byrdstown, was in Livingston this week.

Little Joe Pat Qualls is visiting Mr. and Mrs. Joe Mitchell at Crossville.

Stanley and Ralph Dillon spent the week-end with Ostie and Minnie Taylor.

Mounc Crawford, of Hardy’s Chapel, was in Livingston Wednesday.

Millard Vaughn Oakley, who has been quite sick, is reported better.

Mrs. W.C. Officer, of Monterey, was the week-end guest of her sister, Mrs. Roy J. Smith. Miss Dona Jones, of near Oak Grove, died Monday night. Her father died two weeks ago.

Mrs. Joe Sells, of Independence, is spending a few days with her son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Lymon Sells.

Beulah Bilbrey, student of Livingston Academy, spent the week-end with her mother, near Booz.

Valentine McCormick, of Okolona, is visiting his mother, Mrs. Mary McCormick, who is very sick.

Mrs. J.A.M. White attended the funeral of her sister-in-law, Mrs. Maffet E. West, at Double Springs.

Mrs. Jessie Barnes is dangerously ill at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John A. Miller, on East Main Street.

Esq. C.H. Maddux and Mr. and Mrs. Sherlie Sullivan and son, of Bethlehem Community, are taking the Pasteur treatment after coming in contact with a rabid cow.

Conger Santo Players coming to the Dixie Theater week of March 6. Drama, comedy, Vandeville, mirth, melody, and music.

Martin Flowers, of near Eagle Creek, died a few days ago.

Dewey Bilbrey, of Meigs County, was in Sulphur last week to be with his mother, Mrs. Houston Bilbrey, who is very ill.














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