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80 Years Ago

Archives 07-02-2003

70 Years Ago


June 24, 1933 to June 30, 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


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Grape-Nut Flakes 9
1 lb peanut butter 9
Bar Palmalive soap 5
Salad dressing, quart 25
Pineapple, small size 10
Green Beans, 3 cans 22
Tomatoes, 3 cans 22
Octagon Washing Powder, 4 boxes 10
Heinz Kidney Beans 7
Maxwell House coffee 27
Coffee, pure Rio 2 lbs 25
Rice, whole grain 4 lbs 17
Milk, Carnation, 3 cans 20
Table salt box 2
Hominy, large can 8
Toliet paper, 1000-sheet roll 5
Syrup, gallon bucket 52
Raisins, Sun Maid pkg 7
Corn Flakes 7
Oats, large box 11
Boiling meat 1 lb 7
Matches, 3 boxes 10
Macaroni, 4 pkgs 18
Kraut, large can 10
Pork and Beans, 2 lb can 9

R.B. Oakley, of Nashville, spent the weekend in town with relatives

Mrs. Ernest Estes has returned from a visit with relatives in California.

Mrs. J.L. Sadler and children, of Baxter, were guests Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. A.R. Ward.

Andrew Albert wed Inez McDonald in Lebanon on Wednesday, June 27. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Webb McDonald of Wirmingham, and a graduate of Alpine High School. The groom came from Thibadoux, LA several years ago. They will reside in Marrowbone, KY.

Dillard G. Bilbrey, 45, died Sunday at the home of Sanford Jones after a few hours illness. He was a farmer. Surviving is his wife, Polly Cunningham Bilbrey, one son, Beecher, and five daughters, Bertha, Audie, Otha, Veria, and Jewel Bilbrey, and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Bilbrey, and two brothers, Wilburn and Ernest, and three sisters, Tilda Bilbrey, Mrs. Joe Bryant, and Mrs. Harrison Key. Burial was in the Shady Grove Cemetery.

Factory Re-Built Motors
4-Cylinder motor "A" or "B" Model $37.50
8-Cylinder "18" Model $90.00
COPELAND MOTOR CO. Livingston, Tennessee

Coy Carr was in Happy Hollow Sunday

A hail storm in Paran Thursday night killed chickens, damaged roofs and broke windows.










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