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Archives 12-17-2003

70 Years Ago


December 9- December 16, 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


Mrs. Mary Neely spent the weekend with her daughter, Mrs. Arley Norris at Alpine.

Little Clara Kimes, of Livingston, R.3, spent the weekend with her aunts, Nora and Pearl Kimes, of Allred.

Special Sale
H.M. Mofield & Co.
Maxwell House coffee 1 lb. can 26
P-nut butter 2 lbs./22
Tomato soup, Heinz, large 15c can 2/18
Rolled oats, 20 oz, 10 c size 3/20
Washing powder, Star Naphta 3/10
Green beans, No.2 can 3 for 29
Coconut, 1/2 lb. pkg 16
Great Northern beans 10 lbs/51
Prunes, large, meaty 5 lbs./52
Prunes, 1 lb. pkg 2 /25
Raisins, puffed, Sun-Maid.... 2 pkg./16
Cocoa, Hershey's, 1 lb. can 19
Lettuce, large heads 2/15
Soda, Arm & Hammer, 5 c pkg. ..3/10.
T-Bone Steak, nice and tender, lb ...13
Ham, sliced, lean, lb. 15
Loin steak, lb. 13
Round steak, lb. 11
Pork chops, lb. 15
Meat, smoked, strip, lb. 11
Macaroni, 4 pkgs. 18
Pickles, quart jar 18
Salt, 25 lb. bag 35
Smoked salt, 25 lb. bag 50
Jell-O, pkg. 6
Soap, Palmolive, bar 5
Post Toasties 2/15
Navy beans 10 lbs./46

Albert Seber, 53, died at the home of Levi Seber, at Allons Monday, December 3, after a protractic illness of tuberculosis. He had lived many years in the Third District. Burial was in the Polk Bilbrey Cemetery in the Fifth District.

Mrs. James Todd, of Cleveland, spend last week in Livingston with her mother, Mrs. C.H. Reagan.

Gladys Gunter spent a few days with her cousins, Callie and Lucinda Brown enroute at her home at Ivyton.

Charlie Lawson, of near Aaron's Chapel, was in Livingston Tuesday.

J.Y. Spicer was in Nashville last week.

Mr. and Mrs. Joe Copeland and son, Donald, were in Crossville last week.

Agnes Knight and Miss Rose Dale were in Nashville last week.

Mrs. E.B. Grey had as dinner guests last week, Mrs. Grace Tubbs and son, John, Mary Burgess, Robert Walker, and Mr. and Mrs. J.M. Birdwell and son, James Melvin.

Mr. and Mrs. Earl Garrett were in Cookeville Tuesday.

Prof. J. Bradley Lea, principal of Hilham High School, was in Livingston Saturday on business.

Carl Copland was in Louisville, KY, Thursday to see the 1934 model V-8 Ford.

Pearl Eldridge, of Hilham, R.1, is real sick with the flu.

Darrell, the little son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Carr, of Howard Chapel, has been sick for the past few days.

Ray Maxwell, of Holly Springs, spent Wednesday night with his grandmother, Mrs. Zina Bilyeu.




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