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70 Years Ago


August 4-10, 1934
70 Years Ago In Overton County (from the files of the Overton County Library)

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July Marriage Licenses
Walter Allred and Alice Murphy;
Houston Ledford and Hassie Robbins;
Bill Viteto and Clio Pippin;
L.W. McDaniel and Alma Benson;
John L. Slatton and Aita Looper;
Alonzo Garrett and Blanch Cooper;
Earl York and Ina Lane;
and C.C. German and Marie Handy.

Thelma Smith is visiting her cousin, Velma Barlow.

Uncle Dick Mitchell was in Livingston last week.

Ab Gore and Rob Talley visited Jasper Talley Tuesday.

Zeke Ward has joined the Army.

Estel Hodge was in Allons last week.

Myrtle Gore is visiting her uncle, Albert Gore.

Odell Hogue spent Sunday night with Anna Hogue.

Opal Carmack visited Mary Ruth Vance Saturday night.

Zenith Cole visited her aunt, Mrs. Herman Holman, Friday night.

Ila and Mary Lee Maxwell visited Benton Franklin last week.

Mrs. Emma Danner and sister, Mrs. Hattie Webster, were in Hilham last Thursday.

Several in Holly Springs are ill with measles.

Cordell Stockton, of Paran, will teach at Vine Ridge.

Lissie and Anna Greer attended the meeting at Allons Sunday.

Pauline Fleming spent the week-end with her cousins, Mr. and Mrs. Winfred Fleming.

The Holly Springs school got well underway Monday, with a nice enrollment.

New members county school board elected
The new members of the Overton County School Board were included in the election held last Thursday, and they are as follows:
Zone One - W.R. Looper;
Zone Two - M.A. Hardy;
Zone Three - W.D. Clark;
Zone Four - ClureBrown;
and Zone Five - Walter Crabtree.
Constables were also elected in the districts, and they are as follows:
Sixth - Harrison Carr, and Archie Sells;
Livingston - John Dickerson;
First - J.H. Bilbrey;
Second - W.J. Johnson;
Third - O.M. Murphy;
Hilham - Warren Gaw;
Fifth - Anderson Tinch;
Seventh - J.H. Sells;
Eighth - Troy Vaughn;
Ninth - Henry Bowman;
Tenth - Walter Smith;
Eleventh - Bates Stevens;
Twelfth - Gordon Seber.


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