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80 Years Ago

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70 Years Ago

March 28 - April 3, 1936
70 Years Ago In Overton County (from the files of the Overton County Library)

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Alpine had as visitors over the week-end from Ashville Farm School the following prominent men, Dr. H.S. Randolph. Supt. Barnhardt Larsen, Teacher of Agriculture, and A. Roberts, Teacher of Bible.     With them was Rev. William MeKinley Chaplin at the Ashville Normal School. These men gave some very interesting addresses while here.

J.M. Linder and wife, Grady Mullinix, Florence Mullins, and Ruth Winton from Cookeville, were here Saturday and Sunday.

Ward Copeland has entered T.P.I.

Blane Little came home Saturday from Nashville where he had been in a hospital for an operation. He is thought to be improving.

Dr. J.H. Miller filed his regular appointment at Joppa Sunday evening.

S.A.D. Smith was over from Livingston Sunday evening to attend a church officer's meeting.

Clyde York and Hile Robins of Knoxvile visited home folks and friends here over the week-end. •    Most of the people who had the flu are well and not many new cases.

Professors Benton Cantrell and William Klein expect to attend the Mountain Workers Conference who meets at Knoxville this week.

Several attended church at Paran Sunday morning.

Miss Avo Haney spent the week-end with relatives near Shady Grove.

Mr. and Mrs. Doss Wasson are now residing with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Q.S. McClain.

Mr. and Mrs. Gaskell Warren, had has their guests, Sunday Mr. and Mrs. Norman Harp, Mr. and Mrs. M.C. Daniels, Mis Iva Jewel Daniels, Mr. and Mrs. Harve Warren, and Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas Freeman.

Miss Ova  Haney visited Miss Ninnie Dishman Sunday afternoon.

Miss Cora and Bertha McClain are spending a few days with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Q.S. McClain.

Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Grimsley and son of Cookeville spent the week-end with her mother, Mrs. Laura Ova Thompson.

Mr. and Mrs. Gaskell Warren had as thier guests Sunday evening Claude Daniels, Dennie Poston, Joe Wiggans, and Norma and Lester Poston.



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