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80 Years Ago


75 Years Ago
~ Area News ~

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 of 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 - Clure Brown;

Zone Five - Walter Crabtree.

~ Local Happenings ~
Lois Langford, of Allons, started to school in Crossville last week.

The road work is progressing nicely through Hunter Cove.

Albert Wilson visited Bulas Maynord Monday.

The baby of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Davis is better.

Sylvia Franklin spent Saturday afternoon with Clara Danner.

Marion Nolen, of Sulphur, visited his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ike Nolen, Sunday morning.

Benton Danner was in town Monday. 

Mr. and Mrs. Vadus Ferrell have moved to their new home in Timothy.

415 West Main Street
P.O. Box 479
Livingston, Tennessee 38570
tel 931.823.6485
fax 931.823.6486

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