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Archives 4-20-2005

70 Years Ago

 

April 13- April 19, 1935
70 Years Ago In Overton County (from the files of the Overton County Library)

For more information on 70 years ago contact Bob at forsman99@yahoo.com

 

Mrs. John H. Swafford attended the District Missionary meeting at Nashville last week as a representative of the Rickman Missionary Society.

 

Misses Jewel Winton and Anna Dean Copeland of Okolona visited Miss Ruth West Tuesday.

 

Mrs. Sam H. Verble of Monterey has been spending a few days with her grandmother and aunt, Mrs. Will Speck and Mrs. J.D. Andrews.

 

M.B. Qualls and Mr. and Mrs. Carlie Qualls of Okolona visited Mr. and Mrs. Claude Andrews Sunday.

 

Mrs. Tramel Hinds, Mrs. John Hart, Misses Ruth West and Lucile Bilbrey, and Mrs. Dennis Bilbrey attended the Parent-Teachers meeting at Baxter Thursday.

 

Mrs. Tom Warren was taken to a hospital for treatment Monday in Nashville.

 

Mrs. Norval Matthews and daughter of Algood visited her mother, Mrs. Delia Wood, Tuesday.

 

Miss Leika Williams is visiting her aunt, Mrs. Frank Williams at Livingston.

 

Miss Bertha Johnston of Lebanon is visiting Miss Lucile Bilbrey and Miss Ruth West.

 

Mrs. J.M. Brown has been in Nashville part of this week with Mrs. Tom Warres.

 

odd but true: After 42 days, 700,000 silk worms that weigh one pound newly hatched weigh 9,500 pounds.

 

Son: "Say, Pop, what do you call a man who drives an automobile?" Father: "It depends upon how close he comes to me."

 

Mrs. Carver Cobble of near Post Oak spent Thursday night with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Q.S. McClain.

 

Misses Lucille Jackson was the guest of Mrs. Blanton Walker, Tuesday afternoon.

 

Thurman Warren, of near Rickman, was the dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. Harve Warren, Wednesday.

 

Mr. and Mrs. Norman Harp spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Gaskell Warren, Mr. and Mrs. J.J. Wiggins, Mr. and Mrs. Harve Warren, and Misses Pina Belle Hammonds and Ninnie Dishman were also guests of their's Sunday afternoon.

 

Misses Lucille Jackson and Miss Mildred Boatman are visiting relatives in Brotherton.

 

Mr. and Mrs. Lon Cunningham had as their guests Sunday afternoon Miss Nora Pryor and Kelly Pryor.

 

Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Thompson were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Chatt Freeman Sunday.

 

Robert Breeding spent Sunday with Albert Lee Weileman.

 

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