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80 Years Ago

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70 Years Ago


December 30, 1933 - January 5, 1934
70 Years Ago In Overton County
(from the files of the Overton County Library)

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DECEMBER Marriage Licenses
Roe Cisco and Edna Hill;
Eddie Hammonds and Cora Copeland;
T.S. Speck and Dallas Bowman;
Roy Vaughn and Hazel Copeland;
Grady Harris and Edith Stewart;
Levi Cobble and Silva Reed;
Charles P. Jennings and Beulah B. Mayfield;
Orlen Bilbrey and Ezma Bilbrey;
Clarence Dixon and Rosa Mae Hoover;
Willie Bilbrey and Jewell Allen;
Clure Williams and Hattie Dean;
John H. Sallee and Eliza Davis;
Edward L. Jones and Tina Norrod;
Clifford Payton and Clara Gipson;
Zina Savage and Minnie Franklin;
W.C. Hawkins and Veno Hammock;
R.H. Ledbetter and Ern Handy;
and Richard Edmonds and Ova Denson.

Lola Eubanks now has charge of the fifth grade in the Livingston Grammar School.

Luke Bollock, of Hilham, spent the year-end with his uncle, T.W. Carlock.

Mrs. Lum Fleming is still in poor health.

Kindrick Clark, of Georgia, visited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. D.C. Clark, in Livingston over Christmas.

Eliza Davis and John H. Sallee were married at the home of the bride on December 24 at 2 o'clock. Mrs. Sallee is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eula Davis, a school teacher of the is county. Mr. Sallee is the son of Mr. and Mrs. A.T. Sallee, an Overton County farmer. The newlyweds will make their home near Spring Creek.

Horace G. Loftis, of near Rickman, was in town Monday on business.

Orlan Bilbrey, who has been in the CCC camps, has returned home.

Mrs. Read, mother of E.B. Gray, is able to out again.

Callie Gunnels spent Sunday with home folks near Oakley.

Jewel Wisner, of near Allen's Chapel, was the week-end guest of Beulah and Edna Read.

Mr. and Mrs. Winston Ledbetter have moved to the Addison Bilbrey property on Spring Street.

Turley Oakley and Lois Qualls returned to Milligan College Monday.

Mrs. James Dodd, who spent Christmas here with her mother, Mrs. Charlie Reagan, has returned home to Cleveland.



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